for engineers vary significantly by specialty, industry, and education.
Even so, as a group, engineers earn some of the highest average starting
salaries among those holding bachelor's degrees.
According the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor
Statistics, the median income for computer engineers is $97,400.
The lowest 10% earned $59,170. The highest 10% earned $148,590.
According to a
July 2009 survey by the National Association of Colleges and
Employers, the average starting salary for computer
engineers who have earned a Bachelor's degree is $61,738.
However, entry-level salaries vary based on your areas of expertise,
experience, education, supervisory responsibility,
accountability for projects, and the geographic location, size,
and industry of the employer.
Note: Some resources in this section are provided by the
Bureau of Labor Statistics.