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Western Digital Hardware Engineer Salaries

Average Compensation By Level
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Level Name
Total
Base
Stock (/yr)
Bonus
L1
$ --
$ --
$ --
$ --
L2
$151K
$145K
$536
$5K
L3
$148K
$126K
$7K
$15K
L4
$182K
$152K
$17K
$13K
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Vesting Schedule

25%

YR 1

25%

YR 2

25%

YR 3

25%

YR 4

Stock Type
RSU

At Western Digital, Main RSUs are subject to a 4-year vesting schedule:

  • 25% vests in the 1st-year (25.00% annually)

  • 25% vests in the 2nd-year (25.00% annually)

  • 25% vests in the 3rd-year (25.00% annually)

  • 25% vests in the 4th-year (25.00% annually)



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FAQ

The highest paying salary package reported for a Hardware Engineer at Western Digital sits at a yearly total compensation of $245,000. This includes base salary as well as any potential stock compensation and bonuses.
The median yearly total compensation reported at Western Digital for the Hardware Engineer role is $161,000.

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