THEME Hardware Engineer Compensation

Hardware Engineer Compensation Hardware engineers design the systems and hardware for a computer. They also work on semiconductors, phones, smartwatches, VR headsets, and more. Hardware engineers are involved in all aspects of the development cycle, including research, design, development and testing. The average base salary for this role can reach up to $117,000 but Silicon Valley tech companies are known to pay more. See what hardware engineers on Blind are currently making at Apple, Google, Intel, and even small companies. If you’re looking for a new job or evaluating offers, see what a hardware engineer compensation can look like in 2018 and learn what you can negotiate.