Highest Paying Industries for Computer Hardware Engineers

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Industry nameHourly wageAnnual salary
Other Information Services70.08145760
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing62.06129080
Software Publishers61.18127260
Publishing Industries (except Internet)60.35125530
Other Financial Investment Activities58.16120970
Communications Equipment Manufacturing57.92120460
Information57.89120400
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities57.55119690
Management of Companies and Enterprises56.21116910
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)56.1116680
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services55.49115410
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services55.39115210
Scientific Research and Development Services54.86114100
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences54.86114100
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing54.36113070
Nonstore Retailers54.32112980
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses54.32112980
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing53.81111930
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers53.76111820
Computer Systems Design and Related Services53.62111530
Manufacturing53.54111360
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing53.53111350
All industries, private ownership only53.39111040
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services53.3110860
All industries53.2110650
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing52.45109100
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing52.37108920
Health Care and Social Assistance (including private, state, and local government hospitals)52.17108510
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods52.07108310
Wholesale Trade51.96108080
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers51.44106990
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers51.21106510
Federal Executive Branch51.12106330
Federal government, including the US Postal Service51.12106330
Federal, State, and Local Government50.93105940
Federal, State, and Local Government, excluding state and local schools and hospitals, and the US Postal Service50.93105940
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing50.55105150
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing50.46104960
Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospitals, and the US Postal Service50.33104700
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing50.26104540
Finance and Insurance50.19104390
Utilities50.14104300
Grain and Oilseed Milling50.12104250
Telecommunications50.06104120
Retail Trade49.87103740
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution49.58103120
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing49.36102680
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors49.2102330
Engineering Services48.88101660
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services48.87101640
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing48.86101620
Chemical Manufacturing48.78101470
Investigation and Security Services48.52100920
Security Systems Services48.52100920
Machinery Manufacturing48.27100400
Other Telecommunications48.0599950
Wired Telecommunications Carriers47.9199650
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing47.4898750
Specialty Trade Contractors47.2798320
Building Equipment Contractors47.2798320
Electronics and Appliance Stores47.2198200
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services46.0695810
Miscellaneous Manufacturing45.1493890
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing44.9793530
Construction44.5492650
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals43.6890840
Food Manufacturing43.490270
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing42.0187370
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)41.5286360
Specialized Design Services40.7484750
Local government, including schools and hospitals40.383830
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers40.1283440
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities40.1183420
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers39.0881280
Transportation and Warehousing38.9981090
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation37.8878790
Repair and Maintenance37.8278670
Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance37.6778350
Educational Services, Local government owned37.6378270
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)37.3977770
Junior colleges, Local government owned37.3977770
Educational Services, Privately owned37.0477050
Educational Services (including private, state, and local government schools)36.175090
Colleges, universities, and professional schools, Privately owned35.3773570
State government, including schools and hospitals34.8572480
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools (including private, state, and local government schools)34.8272430
Educational Services, State government owned34.5471830
Colleges, universities, and professional schools, State government owned34.5471830

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