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SpaceX Hardware Engineer Salaries

Hardware Engineer compensation in United States at SpaceX ranges from $132K per year for L1 to $193K per year for L4. The median compensation in United States package totals $181K. View the base salary, stock, and bonus breakdowns for SpaceX's total compensation packages. Last updated: 7/25/2024

Average Compensation By Level
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Level Name
Total
Base
Stock (/yr)
Bonus
L1
Hardware Engineer
$132K
$98K
$32.1K
$1.9K
L2
Hardware Engineer II
$209K
$137K
$68.5K
$3K
L3
Senior Hardware Engineer
$228K
$139K
$85.2K
$3.1K
L4
Principal Engineer
$193K
$140K
$52.7K
$0
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Vesting Schedule

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YR 1

20%

YR 2

20%

YR 3

20%

YR 4

20%

YR 5

Stock Type
RSU

At SpaceX, Main RSUs are subject to a 5-year vesting schedule:

  • 20% vests in the 1st-year (20.00% annually)

  • 20% vests in the 2nd-year (10.00% semi-annually)

  • 20% vests in the 3rd-year (10.00% semi-annually)

  • 20% vests in the 4th-year (10.00% semi-annually)

  • 20% vests in the 5th-year (10.00% semi-annually)



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FAQ

The highest paying salary package reported for a Hardware Engineer at SpaceX in United States sits at a yearly total compensation of $231,500. This includes base salary as well as any potential stock compensation and bonuses.
The median yearly total compensation reported at SpaceX for the Hardware Engineer role in United States is $175,000.

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