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Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for:
Computer Hardware Engineers

Listed below are metro areas sorted by the total number of people employed in Computer Hardware Engineers jobs , as of 2015

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

     
Metro Area (Alabama) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Huntsville 1160 $110,270
Decatur 40 $78,990
Hoover N/A $91,160
Birmingham N/A $91,160
     
Metro Area (Alaska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anchorage 60 $103,620
     
Metro Area (Arizona) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Scottsdale 1560 $108,910
Mesa 1560 $108,910
Phoenix 1560 $108,910
Tucson 100 $74,700
     
Metro Area (Arkansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Conway 160 $73,690
North Little Rock 160 $73,690
Little Rock 160 $73,690
     
Metro Area (California) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Sunnyvale 12640 $140,050
San Jose 12640 $140,050
Santa Clara 12640 $140,050
San Francisco 4940 $132,240
Oakland 4940 $132,240
Hayward 4940 $132,240
Anaheim 4400 $116,470
Long Beach 4400 $116,470
Los Angeles 4400 $116,470
Carlsbad 2850 $113,620
San Diego 2850 $113,620
Arden 640 $114,960
Roseville 640 $114,960
Sacramento 640 $114,960
Arcade 640 $114,960
Ventura 410 $101,630
Thousand Oaks 410 $101,630
Oxnard 410 $101,630
Santa Rosa 200 $115,680
Bakersfield 90 $92,500
San Bernardino 70 $100,040
Riverside 70 $100,040
Ontario 70 $100,040
Watsonville 60 $108,350
Santa Cruz 60 $108,350
Santa Maria 30 $125,120
Santa Barbara 30 $125,120
     
Metro Area (Colorado) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Fort Collins 670 $119,390
Colorado Springs 660 $116,900
Boulder 450 $116,160
Lakewood N/A $99,010
Denver N/A $99,010
Aurora N/A $99,010
     
Metro Area (Connecticut) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Hartford 120 $106,670
East Hartford 120 $106,670
West Hartford 120 $106,670
Stamford 90 $102,890
Bridgeport 90 $102,890
Norwalk 90 $102,890
New Haven 70 $99,840
     
Metro Area (Florida) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Kissimmee 460 $95,680
Sanford 460 $95,680
Orlando 460 $95,680
Miami 460 $99,110
West Palm Beach 460 $99,110
Fort Lauderdale 460 $99,110
Melbourne 420 $78,830
Titusville 420 $78,830
Palm Bay 420 $78,830
Tampa 380 $93,710
St. Petersburg 380 $93,710
Clearwater 380 $93,710
Fort Walton Beach 70 $88,910
Crestview 70 $88,910
Destin 70 $88,910
Jacksonville 60 $77,360
North Port 40 $72,100
Sarasota 40 $72,100
Bradenton 40 $72,100
     
Metro Area (Georgia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Roswell 1390 $98,580
Sandy Springs 1390 $98,580
Atlanta 1390 $98,580
     
Metro Area (Hawaii) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Urban Honolulu 150 $68,840
     
Metro Area (Idaho) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Boise City 250 $98,620
     
Metro Area (Indiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anderson 190 $76,080
Carmel 190 $76,080
Indianapolis 190 $76,080
Fort Wayne 50 $94,270
     
Metro Area (Iowa) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Des Moines 130 $111,100
Des Moines 130 $111,100
Cedar Rapids 110 $89,830
     
Metro Area (Kentucky) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Fayette N/A $106,740
Lexington N/A $106,740
     
Metro Area (Louisiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Baton Rouge 90 $89,000
Metairie 90 $89,300
New Orleans 90 $89,300
Bossier City N/A $65,580
Shreveport N/A $65,580
     
Metro Area (Maryland) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Baltimore 1820 $120,430
Towson 1820 $120,430
Columbia 1820 $120,430
Lexington Park 260 $117,960
California 260 $117,960
     
Metro Area (Michigan) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Detroit 840 $81,690
Dearborn 840 $81,690
Warren 840 $81,690
Ann Arbor 100 $97,580
Wyoming N/A $98,790
Grand Rapids N/A $98,790
     
Metro Area (Minnesota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Rochester N/A $90,940
     
Metro Area (Mississippi) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Jackson 210 $77,850
     
Metro Area (Nevada) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Paradise 90 $74,220
Henderson 90 $74,220
Las Vegas 90 $74,220
     
Metro Area (New Mexico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Albuquerque 290 $100,150
Las Cruces 70 $84,230
     
Metro Area (New York) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Rochester 280 $101,050
Syracuse 120 $92,580
Schenectady 70 $86,820
Albany 70 $86,820
Troy 70 $86,820
Rome 60 $115,350
Utica 60 $115,350
     
Metro Area (North Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Chapel Hill 720 $81,840
Durham 720 $81,840
Raleigh 390 $100,070
High Point 30 $87,000
Greensboro 30 $87,000
     
Metro Area (Ohio) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dayton 210 $88,480
Akron 70 $83,490
Columbus 70 $94,830
Elyria N/A $88,430
Cleveland N/A $88,430
     
Metro Area (Oklahoma) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Oklahoma City 70 $108,650
Tulsa N/A $99,790
     
Metro Area (Oregon) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Corvallis 380 $113,050
     
Metro Area (Pennsylvania) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pittsburgh 290 $57,690
Lancaster 60 $63,630
     
Metro Area (Puerto Rico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Caguas 280 $62,950
Carolina 280 $62,950
San Juan 280 $62,950
     
Metro Area (South Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Columbia 40 $68,810
     
Metro Area (Tennessee) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Franklin 260 $84,360
Murfreesboro 260 $84,360
Davidson 260 $84,360
Nashville 260 $84,360
Knoxville 50 $95,940
     
Metro Area (Texas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Arlington 2130 $109,080
Dallas 2130 $109,080
Fort Worth 2130 $109,080
Austin 1990 $103,710
Round Rock 1990 $103,710
New Braunfels 90 $100,250
San Antonio 90 $100,250
     
Metro Area (Utah) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Orem 30 $108,930
Provo 30 $108,930
     
Metro Area (Vermont) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
South Burlington N/A $108,230
Burlington N/A $108,230
     
Metro Area (Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Richmond 50 $107,280
Charlottesville 50 $125,430
     
Metro Area (Washington) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bellevue 1200 $109,040
Tacoma 1200 $109,040
Seattle 1200 $109,040
     
Metro Area (West Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Morgantown 40 $93,060
     
Metro Area (Wisconsin) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Madison 240 $63,630
Eau Claire N/A $61,700
West Allis N/A $109,360
Milwaukee N/A $109,360
Waukesha N/A $109,360

Career Stories (Job Profiles) for Computer Hardware Engineers

To find out more about building a career as Computer Hardware Engineers, we spoke with professionals in the field across a variety of specialties. Learn about their experiences on the job, the steps they took to complete their education, and what it takes to excel in this industry. Click the link to see a story.

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Most Popular Industries for :
Computer Hardware Engineers

Industries representing at least 1% of total jobs for the occupation.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Industry Jobs Percent Annual Median Salary
Electronics And Computer 30,780 43% $98,980
Professional And Technical Services 24,350 34% $98,150
Government 4,280 6% $93,450
Durable Goods Wholesale 4,030 5% $94,600
Office Services And Staffing 1,770 2% $83,190
Traditional Publishing 1,000 1% $100,610
Internet Service Provider 990 1% $123,950
Business Management 870 1% $92,720
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We have some additional detailed pages at the state level for Computer Hardware Engineers.

Numbers in parentheses are counts of relevant campus-based schools in the state; online schools may also be available.

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