$103,000
Avg. Salary
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$4,913

Profit Sharing

$7,000

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The average pay for an Embedded Software Engineer with C++ skills is $103,000 per year.

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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 $73,000 based on 296 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 $85,000 based on 171 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 $103,000 based on 114 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 $117,000 based on 40 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
25 %
Male
75 %
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
17%

Experience Affects Embedded Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

Experienced
▲10%

National Average
$93,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Entry-Level
▼22%

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
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