Senior Embedded Software Engineer Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer is $99,344 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Driver/Core Development is associated with high pay for this job.
Senior Embedded Software Engineer Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$75,361 - $133,039
(Median)
75K
99K
120K
130K
MEDIAN: $99,344
10%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Senior Embedded Software Engineer Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$38.00 - $98.71
(Median)
38
55
73
99
MEDIAN: $61.00
10%
25%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$75,361 - $133,039  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,044  
Profit Sharing
$1,913 - $10,169  
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).
)
$77,998 - $141,637  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 754
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$38.00 - $98.71  
   
Overtime
$30.52 - $80.39  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,044  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,913 - $10,169  
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).
)
$77,998 - $141,637  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 754
Is Senior Embedded Software Engineer your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Job Description for Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Senior embedded software engineers require a vast and diverse skill set. These engineers must be gifted communicators and leaders of a team of software engineers and programmers, as they work closely with other team members to produce software which meets customers’ expectations. They must be proficient verbal and written communicators, as they will need to communicate their vision to their team clearly and efficiently. Senior engineers must also mentor junior team members in all areas of software engineering as they learn and apply new technologies in their work.
Read More...
Senior Embedded Software Engineer Tasks
  • 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.

Common Career Paths for Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px   Copy and paste this HTML:

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Popular Skills for Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Pay Difference By Location

up arrow 25%
Santa Clara
up arrow 16%
Huntsville
up arrow 9%
National Average
$103,000
Phoenix
up arrow 2%
Boston
up arrow 5%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Senior Embedded Software Engineer Salaries

National Average
$103,000

Skills That Affect Senior Embedded Software Engineer Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 6%
Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
up arrow 4%
Linux
up arrow 2%
C++
0%
Java
0%
National Average
$103,000
C
up arrow 1%
Engineering Design
up arrow 4%
C#
up arrow 6%
Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 195 votes.

Gender

Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 5%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -