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Radio Frequency Engineer III in the United States

How much does a Radio Frequency Engineer III earn in the United States? The average Radio Frequency Engineer III salary in the United States is $139,108 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $129,031 and $149,206. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Develops products and technologies related to wireless telecommunications by applying RF and mixed signal capabilities. Responsibilities may include RF front-end design, radio propagation modeling and prediction, microwave path analysis, interference analysis and filter design, frequency coordination, analog-to-digital converters, cell site equipment layout, and circuit design. Develops and executes product testing and integration plans for new or updated products. Requires a bachelors degree. Typically reports to manager. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Typically requires 7+ years of related experience.

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    Radio Frequency Engineer II

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Radio Frequency Engineer IV

    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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