$81,148
Avg. Salary
$32.41
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$3,094

Profit Sharing

$3,500

The average pay for an Embedded Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills is $32.41 per hour.

The average pay for an Embedded Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills is $81,148 per year.

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MEDIAN $81,148
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$0$122K
Salary $62,989 - $119,680
Bonus $0.00 - $10,179
Profit Sharing $778 - $9,787
Total Pay (?
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$62,718 - $122,380
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 720
Hourly Data $0$73
Hourly Rate $18.31 - $73.41
Overtime $25.94 - $73.04
Annual Data $0$122K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,179
Profit Sharing $778 - $9,787
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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$62,718 - $122,380
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

Job Description for Embedded Software Engineer

An embedded software engineer works with other software development engineers on tasks in real-time embedded communication and control environments. They contribute to the design and development of next-generation video display technologies, systems, and components. Embedded software engineers work with codes and drivers to enhance and build new systems.

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Embedded Software Engineer Tasks

  • Use kernel debuggers, system dumps, and assembly language, as well as higher level languages.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for embedded devices.
  • Write performance critical code in resource-limited environments, including low power, low memory, restricted bandwidth, CPU, etc.
  • Test and document software.

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Pay by Experience Level for Embedded Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Embedded Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Embedded Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 268 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Embedded Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 119 salaries. An experienced Embedded Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $112,000 based on 65 salaries. An Embedded Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $136,000 based on 24 salaries.

Embedded Software Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Embedded Software Engineer in Philadelphia:
"Negotiate Your Salary Aggressively."
A lot of companies in the area will underpay you if they think they can. A lot of companies will not give you raises you deserve. Make sure you know what you're, negotiate it, and be ready to leave your job in 2-3 years if they are not giving you raises and developing your career.

Key Stats for Embedded Software Engineer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Embedded Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲66%

Experienced
▲36%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
$82,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 8%