A Firmware Engineer with Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS skills earns an average salary of $83,125 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$59,853 - $121,567
$60K
$83K
$120K
MEDIAN: $83,125
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$23.91 - $66.23
$24
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$66
MEDIAN: $35.84
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,853 - $121,567  
   
Bonus
$685 - $12,146  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $8,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$60,140 - $130,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 332
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$23.91 - $66.23  
   
Overtime
$52.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$685 - $12,146  
   
Profit Sharing
$986 - $8,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$60,140 - $130,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Pay by Experience Level for Firmware Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Firmware Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Firmware Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 32%

Experienced
up arrow 29%

Mid-Career
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National Average
$85,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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