Updated December 14, 2021
Average NVIDIA Salary
$118,000 yearly
$56.73 hourly

Entry level Salary
$91,000 yearly
10 %
90 %

How Much Does NVIDIA Pay?

As an employee at NVIDIA in the USA, you can expect to earn an average salary of $118,360 per year, or $56.9 an hour.

The lowest earners at NVIDIA make under $91,000 a year, while the top 10 percent earn over $152,000.

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Highest Paying Jobs At NVIDIA

While the average employee salary at NVIDIA is $118,360, there is a big variation in pay depending on the role. Some of the positions that earn high wages at NVIDIA include Manager, Hardware Engineering, Product Manager, Engine Development Technician, and Information Developer. A typical Manager, Hardware Engineering salary at NVIDIA is $154,932 per year. Some of the other roles at NVIDIA are Test Operator and Internship. A worker with the title Test Operator at NVIDIA earns an average salary of $42,681 per year.
Job Title
RankJob TitleAverage SalaryHourly Rate
1Manager, Hardware Engineering$154,932$74.49
2Product Manager$137,849$66.27
3Engine Development Technician$134,147$64.49
4Information Developer$130,356$62.67
5Research Scientist$128,239$61.65
7Engineering Technician$122,773$59.03
8System Software Developer$121,450$58.39
9Data Scientist$121,267$58.30
10Electronics Engineer$111,896$53.80
11Business Analyst$110,837$53.29
12Software Engineer$110,303$53.03
13Unix Administrator$106,722$51.31
14Computer Systems Analyst$102,655$49.35
15Program Manager$101,314$48.71
17Test Operator$42,681$20.52

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Average NVIDIA Salaries By Locations

It's no secret that workers earn different salaries in different parts of the country, since the cost of living can be much higher in certain areas. Employees at NVIDIA earn different salaries depending on their region. The city with the highest average salary is Santa Clara, CA, where employees earn an average salary of $135,999. In Redmond, WA, NVIDIA pays a lower average salary of $123,842.
RankLocationAverage SalaryHourly Rate
1Santa Clara, CA$135,999$65.38
2Redmond, WA$123,842$59.54
3Austin, TX$111,801$53.75
4Westford, MA$110,386$53.07
5New York, NY$107,852$51.85
6Holmdel, NJ$106,845$51.37
7Beaverton, OR$104,305$50.15
8Boulder, CO$103,897$49.95
9Durham, NC$97,981$47.11

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Average NVIDIA Salaries By Department

Salaries at NVIDIA can vary depending on the department or organizational function. Employees who work in the Research & Development organizational function tend to get paid the most at at NVIDIA, earning an average yearly salary of $129,140. Employees working in the Marketing organizational function also get paid well, with an average yearly pay of $121,218. The lowest paying organizational functions at NVIDIA are Plant/Manufacturing and Non Profit/Government, where employees earn $96,644 and $103,437, respectively.
RankDepartmentAverage SalaryHourly Rate
1Research & Development$129,140$62.09
5Non Profit/Government$103,437$49.73

Best Paying NVIDIA Engineering Position Salaries

RankPositionAverage SalaryHourly Rate
1Manager, Hardware Engineering$154,932$74.49
2Section Manager$137,727$66.21
3Information Developer$130,356$62.67
5Engineering Technician$122,773$59.03
6System Software Developer$121,450$58.39
7Data Scientist$121,267$58.30
8Electronics Engineer$111,896$53.80
9Software Engineer$110,303$53.03
10Test Operator$42,681$20.52

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Best Paying NVIDIA IT Position Salaries

RankPositionAverage SalaryHourly Rate
1Systems Manager$154,290$74.18
2Senior Architect$131,871$63.40
3Information Technology Project Manager$130,599$62.79
4Manager, Security And Safety$129,595$62.31
5Solutions Architect$127,327$61.21
6Circuit Design Engineer$116,028$55.78
7Senior System Administrator$114,636$55.11
8Unix Administrator$106,722$51.31
9Computer Systems Analyst$102,655$49.35
10Information Security Analyst$89,439$43.00
11Workstation Technician$86,591$41.63
12Network/Telecom Engineer$85,313$41.02
13Desktop Support Consultant$67,424$32.42
14Computer Science Internship$66,512$31.98
15Technical Internship$53,530$25.74


Best Paying NVIDIA Marketing Position Salaries

RankPositionAverage SalaryHourly Rate
1Product Manager$137,849$66.27
2Marketing Manager$136,119$65.44
3Field Director$127,621$61.36
4Business Systems Senior Analyst$122,953$59.11
5Interactive Developer$112,065$53.88
6Business Analyst$110,837$53.29
7Marketing Internship$48,422$23.28
8Event Planner$47,106$22.65

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Recently Added NVIDIA Salaries

JobLocationDate AddedSalary
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New York, NY
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Senior Manager, AI Infrastructure-Deep Learning
Redmond, WA
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Senior Systems Safety Engineer-Autonomous Vehicles
Boulder, CO
Boulder, CO12/30/2021
Senior System Software Engineer-Autonomous Vehicles
Seattle, WA
Seattle, WA12/30/2021
Senior Technical Writer, Omniverse
Santa Clara, CA
Santa Clara, CA12/30/2021

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Highest Paying NVIDIA Competitor Salaries

Some of the competitors of NVIDIA are Salesforce, Adobe, and Broadcom. The average salaries at Salesforce rank the highest, with their employees earning an average salary of $120,566 per year. The employees at Adobe earn an average yearly salary of $118,156 per year, and the salaries at Broadcom average $114,631 per year.
RankCompany NameZippia ScoreAverage Salary
5Cisco Systems4.9$110,004
7Advanced Micro Devices4.8$101,364
9Collins Aerospace4.7$88,205
10Microchip Technology4.6$87,875
11Lockheed Martin4.9$86,931
13National Semiconductor4.6$85,861
16Activision Blizzard4.8$78,972
17Via Technologies4.0$41,461

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