Average Salary: $144,457 since  

Salaries for a Staff Hardware Engineer at Qualcomm in San Jose, CA vary between $101,545 and $176,800 with an average of $144,457. The top 25% make a salary of at least $171,100. The median salary is $130,562. Attached is a detailed distribution of the salaries.

Average Salary Evolution between 2011 and present

The average salary for a Staff Hardware Engineer at Qualcomm in San Jose, CA increased by an average of 2% year over year between 2011 and 2016.