Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Firmware Engineer is $88,676
What Do Firmware Engineers Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.