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Computer engineer salary in United States

How much does a Computer Engineer make in the United States?

Average base salary

$51,031
Average $51,031
Low $33,937
High $76,735

The average salary for a computer engineer is $51,031 per year in the United States. 317 salaries reported, updated at November 24, 2022

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Top companies for Computer Engineers in United States

  1. Lewis Roca
    3.7star
    18 reviews9 salaries reported
    $185,314per year
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Highest paying cities for Computer Engineers near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $95,269 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $83,013 per year
    12 salaries reported
  3. Orlando, FL
    $82,628 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Jacksonville, FL
    $82,620 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $81,881 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $79,820 per year
    10 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $78,114 per year
    27 salaries reported
  2. Huntsville, AL
    $77,808 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. San Diego, CA
    $71,982 per year
    11 salaries reported
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 47 ratings

51% of Computer Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Data Engineer

12,743 job openings

Average $135,569 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Computer Engineer

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