How much does a Computer Hardware Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Computer Hardware Engineer in the United States is $35 as of September 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $32 and $38. 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. 

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ST Engineering iDirect Inc - Herndon , VA
... Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience Experience in developing board level digital hardware Proven results of having contributed to entire product development life cycle Qualifications ...
Dice.com - 3 days ago
Silicom Ltd. - Connectivity Solutions - Charlottesville , VA
Proficient with CAD tools including Cadence Orcad & Allegro · Comfortable in a lab environment ... Experience with FPGA/CPLD programmable logic is desired * Experience developing hardware and system ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Framatome - Lynchburg , VA
Hardware Engineering & Design Experience with 2D CAD or 3D modelling software (e.g. AutoCAD, SolidWorks) Skills in Analog & Digital Electronics Design PCB Layout (using Altium, Eagle, or other ...
Monster - 24 days ago
Actalent - Herndon , VA
Engineering, embedded, software, hardware, test plans, RTL coding Additional Skills & Qualifications: -B.S. degree in computer engineering, electrical engineering, or etc. - Strong RTL coding ...
Lensa - 1 day ago
System One - Lynchburg , VA
System One is seeking an IC Hardware Engineer for a 1yr contract position with our client in Lynchburg, VA. Job Summary Need engineer (Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Physics, or similar ...
Dice.com - 24 days ago
Stanley, Black and Decker - Richmond , VA
Hardware Engineer, #HiringMakers Come Design & Test The World With Us It takes great people to achieve greatness. People with a sense of purpose and integrity. People with a relentless pursuit of ...
Stanley Black and Decker - 74 days ago
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Average Hourly Wage

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Computer Hardware Engineer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Computer Hardware Engineer ranges from $32 to $38 with the average hourly pay of $35. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $34 to $40 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $37.

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