How much does a Radio Frequency Engineer III make in the United States? The average Radio Frequency Engineer III salary in the United States is $147,768 as of October 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $137,060 and $158,497. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Radio Frequency Engineer III

Radio Frequency Engineer III 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 III develops and executes product testing and integration plans for new or updated products. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Radio Frequency Engineer III typically reports to manager. The Radio Frequency Engineer III work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. To be a Radio Frequency Engineer III typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Radio Frequency Engineer III: Digital Signal Processing, Mathematical Modeling, Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Software, RF Front End Design ...More

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