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Engineer Hardware Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$114,604 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineer Hardware is $114,604 a year and $55 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Engineer Hardware is between $80,330 and $142,355. 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 Hardware Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer Hardware Engineers

Job family population: 66,770

Estimated population of Engineer Hardware jobs: 28,854

Rate of error: 4.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


Education data not available for this job


Engineer 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 evolving needs of customers. You will work under limited supervision and alongside some of the world ...
Sr. Hardware Engineer
Apr 25
Chicago, IL, USA
Leading Product Manufacturer is seeking a Senior Hardware Engineer with complex product development experience from concept through commercialization. This growing team is seeking a Senior Engineer ...
Hardware Engineer/PCB
May 9
Naperville, IL, USA
ARG Recruiting
We are growing and adding a PCB Engineer to our Team! Excellent benefits and long term opportunities as we continue to grow, the best candidate will meet the following requirements: * Bachelor Degree ...
Hardware Test Engineer
May 20
Chicago, IL, USA
Hardware Test Engineer If you are a Hardware Test Engineer with experience, please read on! We are an industrial wearable that uses IoT technologies to protect and empower industrial workers. We ...
Product Engineer - Mixed-Signal IC / ASIC
May 9
Chicago, IL, USA
Seeking a Product Engineer with strong interest in Project Management responsibilities. This ... Preferred Qualifications: · Project management · Knowledge of hardware and software interaction ...
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