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Computer Hardware Engineer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$117,116 (USD)

Average Salary

$56/hr

Average Hourly

$4,169

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Computer Hardware Engineer is $117,116 a year and $56 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Computer Hardware Engineer is between $82,091 and $145,476. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Computer Hardware Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Researches, designs, develops, runs tests, and evaluates computer hardware such as computer chips, circuit boards, computer systems, keyboards, modems, printers, and other related equipment.
  • Collaborates with software engineers and other scientists in design and testing of computer hardware, circuits, and related components.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Computer Hardware Engineer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer Hardware Engineers

Job family population: 66,770

Estimated population of Computer Hardware Engineer jobs: 28,854

Rate of error: 4.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$135,770
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Skills

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Computer Hardware Engineer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Principal Hardware Engineer
Jun 6
Chicago, USA
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
... Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or similar Sthree US is acting as an ... The hardware team works alongside technologists and traders to target fast networking, high ...
Digital Solutions, Hardware Engineer III
Jun 8
Itasca, IL, USA
Canon Careers
... Engineers (DSEs). Your primary mission will be to provide product hardware-based technical ... Must have an understanding of computer platforms and general application software. - Ability to ...
Digital Solutions, Hardware Engineer III
Jun 6
Itasca, United States
Canon USA, Inc.
... Engineers (DSEs). Your primary mission will be to provide product hardware-based technical ... Must have an understanding of computer platforms and general application software. - Ability to ...
Hardware Test Engineer
May 25
Schaumburg, IL, USA
JobFuture.AI
We are looking for a hardware Test Engineer with 4+ years of experience in electronic hardware ... Experience in circuit CAD tools, analog, digital and RF/Wireless test experience, manufacturing ...
Network Engineer
May 29
Schaumburg, United States
Computer Resource Solutions
Position Network Engineer Duration 5+ month contract - This is a contract to hire opportunity ... Cisco Hardware ASR 1000 routers ISR 4000 routers Catalyst 2900, 4500, 6500 switches Nexus 1000v ...
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