Computer Hardware Engineers | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Computer Hardware Engineers (17-2061)

Research, design, develop, or test computer or computer-related equipment for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use. May supervise the manufacturing and installation of computer or computer-related equipment and components. Excludes Software Developers, Applications (15-1132) and Software Developers, Systems Software (15-1133).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 55 57 3.64 1 3 4
United States 64400 68400 0.0 1300 3500 5200
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2021 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 65.50 37.07 48.02 61.62 79.29 *
Alaska 63.35 38.75 53.70 63.26 80.95 80.95

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.