Hardware Engineer salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

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Median: $132K
Min: $100K
Max: $180K

How Much Does a Hardware Engineer Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Hardware Engineer in Los Angeles is $131,500. The average additional cash compensation for a Hardware Engineer in Los Angeles is $6,867. The average total compensation for a Hardware Engineer in Los Angeles is $138,367. Hardware Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous Hardware Engineer employees in Los Angeles.

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Hardware Engineer jobs in Los Angeles

Avionics Hardware Test Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 day ago
The ideal candidate is someone that is excited to work on component testing and associated automation, but is also constantly looking to acquire more skills. They should have experience testing components and hardware. The candidate should be proactive and inquisitive to make the best judgements possible in any given situation. They strive to learn the ins-and-outs of existing processes and apply critical thinking skills to improve test and production capabilities. They are focused on keeping solutions simple and practical, supporting our schedules, delivering quality solutions and taking full ownership of testing. A successful candidate should be communicative, be respectful, strive to achieve compromise, and be flexible with their schedule.

Manager, Hardware Engineering

Orange County
1 week ago
Job Summary: The Hardware Engineering Manager is a hands on leader who coordinates engineering staff and aligns efforts with the other engineering functions (Vendors, SW, Systems integration, Layout, TPM) to ensure that a great quality engineering product is delivered. You leverage your project execution experience together with principal engineers experience in designing, developing, testing and manufacturing complex Electrical-Mechanical

Thermal Hardware Engineer

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
To support our mission of changing the way rockets are built and flown, you will be responsible for bringing flight thermal protection from design concept to physical implementation ready to launch. The scope of work encompasses a full design cycle, including conceptualization, design, analysis, manufacturing and testing of components providing the Terran 1 launch vehicle with necessary ablation and/or insulation protection.

Avionics Hardware Engineer

Orange County
2 weeks ago
Full cycle PCB design including collecting requirements, schematic design, component selection, supervision or completion of layout, bring-up, test, debug and integration with the system. Development of air vehicle avionics systems (flight controls, sensors, payload interfaces, power management, and networking). Develop system interconnect diagrams and define wire harnesses that connect electronic equipment within the vehicle. Provide support and collaborate within other air vehicle subsystem development constraints. Vendor surveys and evaluation to support sourcing for avionics system components. Conduct peer-level and cross-discipline design reviews.

Communications Hardware Systems Engineer

El Segundo
3 weeks ago
The Communications Payload, Command and Telemetry department provides technical leadership and expertise in the areas of spacecraft communication payloads, navigation payloads, and TT&C systems.  We have extensive and well-established relationships with national security customers with a focus on concept design and mission assurance while growing our civil and commercial support.  

Additive Hardware Manufacturing Engineer

Greater LA Area
3 weeks ago
Team and Role Overview Relativity is creating the first fully 3D printed rocket and the first autonomous rocket factory. Our vision is to build the future of humanity in space – starting with rockets. We're building an additive team that's ready to discover, develop, create, and operate the most advanced additive manufacturing technologies in the world. In order to do that, we need strong, driven technical leaders, project managers and operators.

Digital Communications Hardware Engineering Manager

El Segundo
4 days ago
In this role, you will provide management, technical leadership, and staff development for members of the Reconfigurable Hardware Transceiver section within the Digital Communication Implementation (DCI) department.  This section design develops and applies physical layer communication signal processing techniques on FPGA-based communication systems. The section manager is responsible for maintaining and building upon the section’s extensive capabilities in these areas.  The manager is also responsible for interfacing with program office customers to define Member of Technical Staff tasking and provide continued JO support.  You will be responsible for hiring, budget management, staff mentoring, MTS performance appraisal, laboratory maintenance, and improvements. The selected candidate is also responsible for the review of technical reports and briefings produced by staff within the section as well as budget planning including capital and overhead procurement.  The manager will facilitate collaborations with staff internal and external to the DCI department.


Greater LA Area
20 hours ago
Boeing is seeking a Lead Hardware Subsystems Engineer to work in the El Segundo, CA location. Boeing's Space and Launch Division manages the company's major commercial and government satellite and ground programs for communications, national defense and other missions


Greater LA Area
1 week ago
As the Lead Software Lab Sys Admin / Hardware Engineer for this dynamic Boeing program, you will join a highly collaborative, close-knit multi-disciplinary team.  Leads work with customers to develop and document cutting edge complex electronic and electrical system requirements. Leads and coordinates work to analyze and translate requirements into system architecture, hardware and software designs and interface specifications. Leads work to test and validate to ensure system designs meet operational and functional requirements. Oversees the team that monitors supplier performance to ensure system integration and compliance with requirements. Solves problems concerning and provides other support of fielded hardware and software over the entire product life cycle. Researches technology advances for potential application to company business needs. Makes recommendations for technology investments.  Troubleshoots and resolves complex laboratory and test-related problems. Coordinates test laboratory activities, maintenance and repairs, and personnel training. Works under minimal direction.

Control Systems Hardware - Senior Engineering Specialist

El Segundo
3 weeks ago
The Electromechanical Control Department (ECD) is charged with the responsibility of providing technical support in the areas of control system hardware and algorithms for both spacecraft and launch vehicles. ECD subject matter experts specialize in key components such as gyroscopes, star trackers, encoders, motors, accelerometers, reaction wheels, fast steering mirrors, servo mechanisms, GPS receivers, thrust vector control, and others.  The department performs both technical studies and experimental investigations to support customer programs. Technical studies often involve the analysis, simulation, evaluation, or testing of control systems and their components. Experimental investigations may include controller design and implementation, data reduction and visualization, sensor and actuator performance evaluation, and electro-optical systems calibration and alignment.  Tasks typically involve interaction with government customers, program management, and contractors.

Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) Systems & Automation Engineer

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
Some of the main responsibilities within the Software Test Engineering group at Virgin Hyperloop-One include automating measurement and control processes for test applications, and collecting, organizing, storing, and distributing data to the engineering teams. The Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) Test Automation Engineer will help build and maintain software and hardware tools for all these tasks, with a focus on supporting HIL automation tasks. This test infrastructure and data will ensure that a superior Hyperloop product is developed that meets all requirements from every stakeholder.

Hardware Engineer Salary ranges

Average Hardware Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Hardware Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $147,500 on average.

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Hardware Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Hardware Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $155,500. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $100,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $73,955
Min: $49K
Max: $175K
Salesforce Developer $92,933
Min: $76K
Max: $114K
Software Test Engineer $95,966
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Junior Software Engineer $96,167
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
Automation Engineer $97,677
Min: $73K
Max: $145K
QA Engineer $103,955
Min: $70K
Max: $185K
Front End Developer $105,213
Min: $55K
Max: $200K
Systems Engineer $115,182
Min: $65K
Max: $155K
Sales Engineer $115,338
Min: $70K
Max: $166K
Security Engineer $116,806
Min: $85K
Max: $185K
iOS Developer $126,235
Min: $80K
Max: $185K
Data Engineer $127,547
Min: $72K
Max: $234K
DevOps Engineer $127,931
Min: $45K
Max: $185K
Software Engineer $129,544
Min: $75K
Max: $235K
Hardware Engineer $131,500
Min: $100K
Max: $180K
Android Developer $131,841
Min: $90K
Max: $230K
Game Developer $135,000
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Data Architect $137,727
Min: $98K
Max: $240K
QA Manager $143,833
Min: $118K
Max: $175K
Database Administrator $144,500
Min: $142K
Max: $147K
Machine Learning Engineer $152,250
Min: $127K
Max: $185K
Senior Software Engineer $158,555
Min: $105K
Max: $225K
Site Reliability Engineer $159,000
Min: $130K
Max: $205K
Lead Software Engineer $163,652
Min: $120K
Max: $220K
Engineering Manager $166,516
Min: $124K
Max: $256K
Principal Software Engineer $168,528
Min: $120K
Max: $222K
Data Engineering Manager $182,417
Min: $160K
Max: $206K
Director of Software Engineering $199,417
Min: $135K
Max: $300K
Vice President of Engineering $203,206
Min: $151K
Max: $290K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $241,619
Min: $120K
Max: $575K

Recent Hardware Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

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A IC Engineering Fellow reported a yearly salary of $180,000
7+ Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
Yearly Salary
A Mechanical Packaging Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
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A Hardware Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
1,000+ Employees
Los Angeles
Yearly Salary
A Hardware Engineer reported a yearly salary of $131,000 with +$5,600 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
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