$112,054
Avg. Salary
$56.65
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$6,050

Bonus

$4,993

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer is $56.65 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer is $112,054 per year.

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MEDIAN $56.65
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$82k
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MEDIAN $112,054
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$0$154K
Salary $82,184 - $144,901
Bonus $700 - $19,663
Profit Sharing $1,948 - $15,271
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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$82,894 - $154,964
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 763
Hourly Data $0$88
Hourly Rate $40.00 - $88.44
Overtime $32.72 - $81.45
Annual Data $0$154K
Bonus $700 - $19,663
Profit Sharing $1,948 - $15,271
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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$82,894 - $154,964
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

Job Description for Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Senior embedded software engineers require a vast and diverse skill set. These engineers must be gifted communicators and leaders of a team of software engineers and programmers, as they work closely with other team members to produce software which meets customers’ expectations. They must be proficient verbal and written communicators, as they will need to communicate their vision to their team clearly and efficiently. Senior engineers must also mentor junior team members in all areas of software engineering as they learn and apply new technologies in their work.

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Senior Embedded Software Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$141K

$103,000

Common Career Paths for Senior Embedded Software Engineer


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Senior Embedded Software Engineers may enjoy a small increase in earnings as they climb the career ladder to roles like Software Engineering Manager, which pays $127K on average annually.

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Senior Embedded Software Engineer


Senior Embedded Software Engineers seem to exploit a large range of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Driver/Core Development, UNIX, Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS, and Linux are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 5 percent and 10 percent. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Visual Basic, Agile Software Development, and C#. Those proficient in C are, more often than not, also skilled in C++.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Embedded Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 45 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior 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 $100,000 based on 145 salaries. An experienced Senior Embedded Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $114,000 based on 194 salaries. A Senior 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 $120,000 based on 99 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $116,365

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

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Embedded Software Engineer?

Senior Embedded Software Engineer in Chicago:
"Great People; Terrible Traffic."
Pros: Working with a diverse set of professionals from around the world
Cons: Traffic and cost of living

Senior Embedded Software Engineer in Plano:
"Great area to be."
Pros: Close to everything
Cons: Commute

Senior Embedded Software Engineer in Philadelphia:
"An area that is very convient, NYC/DC, each about 2.5 hours."
Pros: The Cultural, Educational, and Culinary venues
Cons: East coast cities tend to be dirty and have poorly maintained infrastructure.

Senior Embedded Software Engineer in Boston:
"Be challenged."
Keep current with technology & work on projects which incorporate it to avoid boredom and burnout.

Senior Embedded Software Engineer in San Jose:
"Responsible for Module delivery."
1) Understanding & Implementation using CMMI Level 3 processes and Agile methodology. 2) Good at mapping requirements and providing best possible solution involving finalization of project requirements, system design, implementation and testing. 3) Experience in leading and managing projects of 4-6 members. 4) Responsible for writing proposals, helping customer with project plan, monitoring, smooth execution, delivery and sustenance. 5) Good onsite experience in acting as bridge between onsite/offshore team and the customer. 6) Good at guiding team members and leading team towards the solution by creating and sustaining a dynamic environment that motivates high performance among team members.

Senior Embedded Software Engineer in McLean:
Pros: Deep technical challenge, learning.
Cons: Unqualified management, poor client service.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 103 votes.
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Senior Embedded Software Engineer Salaries

▲3%

National Average
$116,000

▼2%

▼14%

▼25%

Skills That Affect Senior Embedded Software Engineer Salaries


▲2%


National Average
$116,000

▼2%

C programming Language
▼5%

C
▼6%




C++
▼7%

Java
▼8%

C#
▼10%

C# Programming Language
▼10%

Agile Software Development
▼15%

Visual Basic (VB)
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 103 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 8%