The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported an average annual salary of $106,930 for computer engineers, as of May 2013. The median income was $104,250 per year.
At the low end, 10 percent of computer engineers earned $64,620 or less per year as of May 2013. Twenty-five percent earned $81,500 or below. At the top end, 10 percent made $154,810 or more. Twenty-five percent made $130,060 or above. Among top employment sectors, computer system design paid an average of $106,590. Semiconductor and electrical-component computer engineers averaged $108,190. Wisconsin was the top-paying state for computer engineers at $120,030, followed by Virginia at $116,980.