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Engineer Computer Hardware Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$114,598 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineer Computer Hardware is $114,598 a year and $55 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Engineer Computer Hardware is between $80,325 and $142,348. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Engineer Computer Hardware. 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

  • 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.
Engineer Computer Hardware Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer Hardware Engineers

Job family population: 66,770

Estimated population of Engineer Computer Hardware jobs: 28,854

Rate of error: 4.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Engineer Computer Hardware Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Sr. Hardware Engineer
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Dunson & Associates, Inc.
Sr. Hardware Engineer Support Industrial safety and deliver innovative solutions that meet the ... Computer Science Engineering * 5+ years' experience developing sensors, instrumentation or digital ...
IT Security Engineer II
Apr 4
Oak Brook, IL, USA
Ace Hardware
Contribute to the continual enhancement of Ace Hardware's Information Technology security ... Bachelor's degree with a focus in Cyber Security or related Computer Science program required
Project Engineer -Controls (Auto CAD Electric)
May 17
Elgin, IL, USA
... hardware for after the fact field modifications by our Field Service Engineers. Responsible for drawing, building, assembling materials, and software and programming devices for Field Upgrade kits ...
CAD/CAM Applications Engineer
Apr 16
Elgin, IL, USA
Crawford Thomas Recruiting
Provide product demonstrations of hardware and software to prospective customers * Effectively ... Proficiency in programming * Knowledge of 3D CAD * Ability to travel up to 50% What the client ...
Search Engineer/Architect
Mar 1
Oak Brook, IL, USA
Ace Hardware
... Hardware will be to maximize the online "search experience" for Ace Retailers, Ace Wholesale ... Bachelors in Computer Science or equivalent * Agile methodology experience * Lucidworks Fusion ...
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