Average Salary: $144,710 since  

Salaries for a Staff Hardware Engineer at Qualcomm in Santa Clara, CA vary between $112,715 and $176,800 with an average of $144,710. The top 25% make a salary of at least $164,800. The median salary is $130,562. Attached is a detailed distribution of the salaries.

Average Salary Evolution between 2012 and present

The average salary for a Staff Hardware Engineer at Qualcomm in Santa Clara, CA increased by an average of 2% year over year between 2012 and 2016.