Embedded Software Development Engineer Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Embedded Software Development Engineer is $75,497 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.
Embedded Software Development Engineer Total Pay (?
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$49,646 - $107,384
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$49,646 - $107,384  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,635  
Profit Sharing
$1,479 - $7,946  
Total Pay (?
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$52,148 - $118,565  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 77
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Job Description for Embedded Software Development Engineer
  • Write performance critical code in resource-limited environments, including low power, low memory, restricted bandwidth, CPU, etc.
  • Test and document software.
  • Use kernel debuggers, system dumps, and assembly language, as well as higher level languages.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for embedded devices.

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Gender
Female
6%
female alumni
 
Male
94%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
14%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 8%
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