Salary Report

Information Technology Job

C
Embedded
Development

United States Location

Detroit - Ann Arbor - Flint
MI
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$98,600

Experience Requirement

5 Years and 6 Months

Raise +1 Year

$3,488 at 3.54%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 5 Years & 6 Months: $98,600 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $84,155 & $113,045; and, 5% of Jobs top $133,927.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$26,400 = annual salary at $15 per hour working between: 44 weeks at 40 hours a week, to, 52 weeks at 34 hours a week.

$292,235 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the highest paying US City at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $140,756
5% $133,927
10% $126,087
25% $113,045
33% $107,723
50% $98,600
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 6 Months Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $95,910 $101,290
25% $91,779 $105,421
33% $89,477 $107,723
50% $84,155 $113,045
67% $77,725 $119,474
95% $56,443 $140,756
Salary Average =

$98,600

Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 6 Months Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
4 Years and 6 Months $94,528 $4,072 at 4.31%
5 Years and 6 Months $98,600 $3,488 at 3.54%
6 Years and 6 Months $102,088 $3,051 at 2.99%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $52,977 at the low experience of Entry Level; $98,600 at the average experience of 5 Years and 6 Months; and, $114,863 at the top experience of 11 Years and 8 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

15 Years and 6 Months = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low Entry Level $52,977 $16,893 at 31.89%
Average 5 Years and 6 Months $98,600 $3,488 at 3.54%
Top 11 Years and 8 Months $114,863 $1,853 at 1.61%

Qualifications

Description

Software development, using C programming language on an embedded platform, is the position's primary responsibility.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • C programming language;
  • Embedded;
  • Software-Application Developer,
    Agile, Application (App), Back End, Big Data, Cloud, .Net, Embedded, Front End, Full Stack, Machine Learning, Mobile, Portal, Software (SW), User Interface (UI), User Experience (UX) or Web,
    and
    Analyst, Architect, Developer, Engineer, Lead or Programmer.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills requested in some job descriptions:
Project Lead,
Development Manager, Lead Developer, Project Lead, Project Manager, Project Supervisor, Team Lead, Team Supervisor or Technical Lead,
18% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
25.5% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
54.5% of job descriptions;
Firmware,
43.5% of job descriptions;
RTOS (Real Time Operating System),
31% of job descriptions;
MicroController,
23.5% of job descriptions;
DSP (Digital Signal Processing),
6% of job descriptions;
Device Driver,
28% of job descriptions;
Kernel,
21% of job descriptions;
MATLAB,
15.5% of job descriptions;
Git,
4% of job descriptions;
Agile software methodology,
4% of job descriptions.

Location

Detroit, MI

Michigan,
Adrian, Allen Park, Ann Arbor, Auburn Hills, Beecher, Bloomfield Hills, Burton, Clinton Township, Dearborn, Detroit, Eastpointe, Farmington Hills, Ferndale, Fleshing, Flint, Garden City, Genesee County, Grand Blanc, Lapeer County, Lenawee County, Lincoln Park, Livingston County, Livonia, Macomb County, Madison Heights, Monroe County, Northville, Novi, Oak Park, Oakland County, Plymouth, Pontiac, Port Huron, Redford, River Rouge, Rochester Hills, Roseville, Royal Oak, South Field, Southfield, Southgate, St. Clair County, St. Clair Shores, Sterling Heights, Tecumseh, Troy, Walled Lake, Warren, Washtenaw County, Waterford, Wayne County, Westland, Whitmore Lake and Wyandotte.

These locations are all included in the Detroit, MI metropolitan area as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB).