Salary Directory SF Bay Area Embedded Engineers

Embedded Engineer Salary in SF Bay Area

Embedded Engineer Job Description

Embedded engineers may also be referred to as embedded systems or embedded software engineers. They analyze and work on computer systems that also have a dedicated function in a bigger electrical or mechanical structure. The role is described as "embedded" because it touches code that's part of a device. This often includes mechanical parts and new hardware. Embedded engineers at times may collaborate with developers or analog engineers on schematic hardware selection, drawings and debugging. They may perform a review on code and technical documents. Planning compression scheme, as well as detection techniques for errors to improve input and reduce packet loss are other tasks of an embedded engineer. These techs can create scalable software systems. They know about implementing RF signals, debugging, maintaining code and testing in CANoe and CANalyzer simulation devices. These embedded engineers can be tasked with working on wireless routers, mobile phones and even washing machines They also have a good understanding of interrupts, writing code and software design. They're knowledgeable of C++, OS such as Windows CE, Linux and other applications.

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Based on real Hired interview data, Embedded Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Embedded Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$157,754
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $110,000 to a high of $220,000, with a median salary of $160,000.

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Compare Embedded Engineer salaries by region

Embedded Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, London, and New York. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular:

  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $172,283
  3. Seattle
  4. $156,424
  5. New York
  6. $154,437
  7. Los Angeles
  8. $153,472
  9. San Diego
  10. $152,500
  11. Philadelphia
  12. $150,000
  13. Washington D.C.
  14. $148,333
  15. Boston
  16. $148,109
  17. Chicago
  18. $145,225
  19. Denver
  20. $144,153
  21. Austin
  22. $142,409
  23. Atlanta
  24. $130,000
  25. Dallas/Ft Worth
  26. $125,444
  27. Minneapolis/St Paul
  28. $125,000
  29. Toronto
  30. C$124,000
  31. London
  32. £74,316
  33. France
  34. €56,600
  1. SF Bay Area
  2. $172,283
  3. Seattle
  4. $156,424
  5. New York
  6. $154,437
  7. Los Angeles
  8. $153,472
  9. San Diego
  10. $152,500
  11. Philadelphia
  12. $150,000
  13. Washington D.C.
  14. $148,333
  15. Boston
  16. $148,109
  17. Chicago
  18. $145,225
  19. Denver
  20. $144,153
  21. Austin
  22. $142,409
  23. Atlanta
  24. $130,000
  25. Dallas/Ft Worth
  26. $125,444
  27. Minneapolis/St Paul
  28. $125,000
  29. Toronto
  30. C$124,000
  31. London
  32. £74,316
  33. France
  34. €56,600
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    Embedded Engineers are highest in demand in SF Bay Area, London, and New York. Browse and compare average salaries in locations where this role is also popular: