How much does a computer hardware designer make?
The national average salary for a Computer Hardware Designer in the U.S. is $101,454 annually or $48.78 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $138,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $74,000 per year. Construction companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Computer Hardware Designers. The top 5 states when it comes to Computer Hardware Designer salaries are Alaska, Maine, North Dakota, New Hampshire, and Vermont. Most Computer Hardware Designers spend 2.7 years in the position.