How much does a Radio Frequency Engineer I make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Radio Frequency Engineer I in the United States is $43 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $41 and $46. Hourly rate 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

The Research Status of Novel Coronavirus Pneumonia Vaccine

25% $41 10% $39 90% $49 75% $46 $43 50%(Median)
Change Search Criteria

Job Description for Radio Frequency Engineer I

Radio Frequency Engineer I develops products and technologies related to wireless telecommunications by applying RF and mixed signal capabilities. Responsibilities may include RF front-end design, radio propagation modeling and prediction, microwave path analysis, interference analysis and filter design, frequency coordination, analog-to-digital converters, cell site equipment layout, and circuit design. Being a Radio Frequency Engineer I develops and executes product testing and integration plans for new or updated products. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Radio Frequency Engineer I typically reports to supervisor or manager. The Radio Frequency Engineer I occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Radio Frequency Engineer I typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

See user submitted job responsibilities for Radio Frequency Engineer I.

Job Openings for Radio Frequency Engineer I
Those that have already made the climb...
Roger Gravley, Former President, GovDeals and Chief Information Officer
Liquidity Services, Inc. provides e-commerce marketplace that enable buyers and sellers to transact in an automated environment offering approximately 500 product categories. The company's marketplaces include liquidation.com that enable corporations to sell surplus and salvage consumer goods and capital assets; govdea... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.3%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 10.7%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.7%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.0%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.9%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.0%

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total hourly compensation opportunity for a Radio Frequency Engineer I, hourly wage plus other pay elements

Average Hourly Wage

Core compensation

 
 
 
41
46
43

Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

Includes base and short-term incentives

 
 
 
44
47
45
These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Radio Frequency Engineer I in the United States. The average hourly rate for Radio Frequency Engineer I ranges from $41 to $46 with the average hourly pay of $43. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $44 to $47 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $45.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

41
46

 

Step 3 of 3

How much should you be paid?

View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills associated with Radio Frequency Engineer I: Filter Design, Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Software, RF Front End Design, Wireless and Satellite Communications ...More

Salary estimation for Radio Frequency Engineer I at companies like : CAFEPRESS INC, LIQUIDITY SERVICES INC, OVERSTOCK.COM INC

Jobs with a similar salary range to Radio Frequency Engineer I : Director - Programming, Director of Customer Development