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Hardware Engineer III in the United States

How much does a Hardware Engineer III earn in the United States? The average Hardware Engineer III salary in the United States is $100,025 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $90,027 and $111,293. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Provides analysis related to the design, development, and implementation of hardware for products. Develops test strategies, devices, and systems. Performs stress and performance tests on a variety of computer hardware including circuit boards, processors and wiring. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature.

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    Hardware Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Hardware Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Hardware Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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