Computer Hardware Engineers

Computer hardware engineers research, design, develop, and test computer systems and components such as processors, circuit boards, memory devices, networks, and routers.

$115,120

Median US Salary

Bachelor's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Computer Hardware Engineers

Currently employed

66,770

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

5%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

1,000 to 4,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

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Median Salary by State for Computer Hardware Engineers

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

California $133,960

Virginia $125,080

Maryland $123,230

District of Columbia $122,330

Washington $117,530

Colorado $116,900

Massachusetts $114,280

New York $114,030

Texas $111,570

Alabama $110,550

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Maxxing your 401k as Computer Hardware Engineers

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

16.5%

Per paycheck

$730.57

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $4,427.69
Pre Tax Retirement $730.57
Before Taxes $3,697.12
Taxes $1,109.14
Take Home $2,587.98

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