How much does a Hardware Engineering Manager make in the United States? The average Hardware Engineering Manager salary in the United States is $161,427 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $146,095 and $180,298. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Hardware Engineering Manager

Hardware Engineering Manager plans and directs all aspects of hardware engineering activities within an organization. Ensures all hardware engineering projects, initiatives, and processes are in conformance with organization's established polices and objectives. Being a Hardware Engineering Manager reviews and approves testing and QA procedures. Typically requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, Hardware Engineering Manager typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Hardware Engineering Manager typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Hardware Engineering Manager typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Skills associated with Hardware Engineering Manager: Engineering Management, Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Software, Hardware Design, Circuit Analysis ...More

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