Software Developer, Operating Systems Salary

A Software Developer, Operating Systems earns an average salary of $88,904 per year.

$59,300 - $133,341
(Median)
$59K
$89K
$130K
MEDIAN: $88,904
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$59,300 - $133,341  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $21,773  
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$56,720 - $150,617  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Job Description for Software Developer, Operating Systems

  • Write kernel code for real-time or multitasking operating systems, including device drivers.
  • Use kernel debuggers, system dumps, and assembly language, as well as higher level languages.
  • Test and document software for operating systems.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for operating systems.

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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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