Computer Hardware Engineer Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for computer hardware engineers in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of computer hardware engineers among New York metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Computer Hardware Engineers in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$149,650
75th Percentile Wage
$125,370
50th Percentile Wage
$100,420
25th Percentile Wage
$81,430
10th Percentile Wage
$66,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer hardware engineers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $149,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $100,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $66,160.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$71.95
75th Percentile Wage
$60.28
50th Percentile Wage
$48.28
25th Percentile Wage
$39.15
10th Percentile Wage
$31.81

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for computer hardware engineers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $71.95. The median hourly salary is $48.28. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31.81.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $100,420 2.13%
2013 $98,330 -2.56%
2012 $100,910 3.80%
2011 $97,220 -14.52%
2010 $113,730 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for computer hardware engineers in state of New York from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -2.56%.We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 3.80% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -14.52%.

Table 4. Average Computer Hardware Engineer Wage in New York vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Computer Hardware Engineers in New York Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of computer hardware engineers in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of computer hardware engineers in state of New York ranges from $89,360 to $114,290. The highest paying area for computer hardware engineers in New York is Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown with a median annual salary of $114,290. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is Nassau-Suffolk (mean annual salary $101,870). The lowest paying area is Syracuse with a median annual salary of $89,360.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$114,290
Nassau-Suffolk
$101,870
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$101,610
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$99,400
Rochester
$95,450
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$94,800
Syracuse
$89,360

Computer Hardware Engineer Salary by State

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