The average pay for an Entry-Level Firmware Engineer is Rs 484,606 per year.

Rs 181,191 - Rs 1,114,529
Rs 180K
Rs 490K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 488,088
Rs 0Rs 1M
Salary Rs 181,191 - Rs 1,114,529
Bonus Rs 3,523 - Rs 107,276
Profit Sharing Rs 38,000
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).
Rs 231,066 - Rs 1,181,210
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 122

Job Description for Firmware Engineer

A firmware engineer works as an essential part of a company's technical team, designing and developing firmware solutions for technological products to ensure they run effectively without glitches or malfunctions. Firmware is the information that provides the necessary guidelines for computer hardware or other technical apparatus to operate smoothly with the other components of a machine. Since technology is constantly evolving with new hardware and software released every day, firmware engineers are essential team members both for organizations that manufacture technical solutions and businesses that use their products. The firmware engineer is responsible for developing new guidelines and operating rules for hardware to ensure that technology remains compatible with new and updated information and equipment.


Firmware Engineer Tasks

  • Design and develop firmware and software modules such as device drivers, diagnostic monitors, and application firmware.
  • Apply standards and protocols to meet requirements and system needs.
  • Debug and test firmware and algorithms, optimizing product functionality.

Firmware Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 502,212

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Firmware Engineer


10 %
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Firmware Engineer Salaries

C programming Language

National Average
Rs 502,000

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.


10 %
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 21%