Embedded Software Engineer IV Salary in the United States

How much does an Embedded Software Engineer IV make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Embedded Software Engineer IV in the United States is $59 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $55 and $65. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Designs, develops, tests, debugs, and implements embedded software and systems. Develops software and firmware source code in C/C++, Embedded C, and other languages. Understanding of common communication interfaces like SPI, I2C, USB, UART, and others. Utilizes version control, simulation, debugging, and other development tools. Collaborates cross functionally with hardware engineers. Provides engineering support for testing, deployment, and updates. Requires a bachelor's degree in computer science, electrical engineering, or related field. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Embedded Software Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Embedded Software Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Embedded Software Engineer V

    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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