Salary Report

Information Technology Job

C++
Embedded
Developer

United States Location

New York - Northern New Jersey -
- Long Island, NY - NJ - CT - PA
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$104,192

Experience Requirement

5 Years and 2 Months

Raise +1 Year

$4,551 at 4.37%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 5 Years & 2 Months: $104,192 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $87,695 & $120,688; and, 5% of Jobs top $144,424.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$15,080 = minimum wage annual salary in the USA.

$187,699 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the USA at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $152,133
5% $144,424
10% $135,536
25% $120,688
33% $114,726
50% $104,192
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 2 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% $101,118 $107,265
25% $96,399 $111,985
33% $93,657 $114,726
50% $87,695 $120,688
67% $80,531 $127,853
95% $56,251 $152,133
Salary Average =

$104,192

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 2 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
4 Years and 2 Months $98,831 $5,360 at 5.42%
5 Years and 2 Months $104,192 $4,551 at 4.37%
6 Years and 2 Months $108,743 $3,954 at 3.64%

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: $68,698 at the low experience of 11 Months; $104,192 at the average experience of 5 Years and 2 Months; and, $120,060 at the top experience of 9 Years and 5 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

11 Years and 1 Month = 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 11 Months $68,698 $12,783 at 18.61%
Average 5 Years and 2 Months $104,192 $4,551 at 4.37%
Top 9 Years and 5 Months $120,060 $2,773 at 2.31%

Qualifications

Description

This position involves designing software systems for mobile devices, game consoles, medical instruments, communication equipment, computer peripherals and/or other microcontrollers.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • C++;
  • Embedded,
    Digital Signal Processing (DSP), Embedded, Game Console, Mobile Computing or Microcontroller;
  • Developer,
    Analyst, Automate, Code, Customize, Design, Develop, Enhance, Modify, Programmer, Programmer Analyst, Revise, Software Developer, Software Engineer, Update or Write Code.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
Manager,
9% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
23% of job descriptions,
Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, MA/MS in Information Technology, MA/MS in Information Science, Master of Arts Degree, Master of Science Degree or Ph.D.;
Java,
18% of job descriptions,
Enterprise Java Beans (EJB), Java, Java Platform Enterprise Edition (Java EE), Java Platform Micro Edition (Java ME), Java Platform Standard Edition (Java SE), JavaApplet, Java Database Call (JDBC), Java Development Kit (JDK), Java Messaging Service (JMS), Jbuilder, JavaServer Faces (JSF), JSP, Java Swing or Sun Certified Java Programmer;
Perl,
8% of job descriptions;
Wind River VxWorks,
8% of job descriptions;
Assembly Language,
6% of job descriptions;
MATLAB,
7% of job descriptions;
Google Android,
7% of job descriptions;
Microsoft .Net Compact Framework or Windows Phone 7,
6% of job descriptions;
Qualcomm BREW MP (Binary Runtime Environment for Wireless),
4% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
11% of job descriptions;
San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, CA,
29% of jobs.

Location

New York - Northern New Jersey - Long Island, NY - NJ - CT - PA:

Connecticut,
Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Bethany, Bethel, Bethlehem, Branford, Bridgeport, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Cheshire, Clinton, Danbury, Darien, Derby, East Haven, East Norwalk, Easton, Fairfield County, Fairfield, Greenwich, Guilford, Hamden, Killingworth, Madison, Meriden, Middlebury, Milford, Monroe, Naugatuck, New Canaan, New Fairfield, New Haven, New Milford, Newtown, North Branford, North Haven, Norwalk, Orange, Oxford, Prospect, Redding, Ridgefield, Roxbury, Seymour, Shelton, Sherman, Southbury, Stamford, Stratford, Thomaston, Trumbull, Wallingford, Washington, Waterbury, Watertown, West Haven, Weston, Westport, Wilton, Wolcott, Woodbridge and Woodbury;
New Jersey,
Allendale, Basking Ridge, Bayonne, Bedminster, Belleville, Bergen County, Bergenfield, Berkeley Heights, Bloomfield, Bridgewater, Brunswick, Budd Lake, Carlstadt, Carteret, Chatham, Chester, Clark, Clifton, Clinton, Cranbury, Cranford, Crestwood Village, Dayton, Dover, Dover Township, Dumont, East Brunswick, East Hanover, East Orange, East Rutherford, Eatontown, Edison, Elizabeth, Englewood Cliffs, Englewood, Essex County, Essex, Ewing, Fair Lawn, Fairfield, Flanders, Florham Park, Fort Lee, Franklin Lakes, Garfield, Glen Rock, Hackensack, Hackettstown, Harrington Park, Harrison, Hawthorne, Hightstown, Hoboken, Holmdel, Hopewell, Hudson County, Hunterdon County, Iselin, Irvington, Jersey City, Kearney, Lafayette, Lake Wood, Lawrenceville, Leonia, Liberty, Linden, Little Falls, Livingston, Long Branch, Long Valley, Lyndhurst, Madison, Mahwah, Mercer County, Metuchen, Middlesex County, Middlesex, Middletown, Millstone, Monmouth County, Monmouth Junction, Monmouth, Montclair, Montvale, Montville, Morris County, Morris Plains, Morristown, Mountainside, Mystic Islands, Neptune, New Brunswick, New Providence, Newark, North Bergen, North Brunswick, Northern, Nutley, Ocean County, Old Bridge, Old Tappan, Oldwick, Oradell, Orange, Paramus, Park Ridge, Parsippany, Passaic County, Passaic, Paterson, Peapack, Perth Amboy, Piscataway, Plainsboro, Plainfield, Pompton Lakes, Princeton, Rahway, Ramsey, Raritan, Red Bank, Ridgefield, Ridgewood, Rivervale, Rockaway, Rockleigh, Roseland, Rumson, Rutherford, Saddle Brook, Saddle River, Sayreville, Secaucus, Short Hills, Shrewsbury, Somerset County, Somerset, Somerville, Summit, Sussex County, Teaneck, Tenafly, Teterboro, Titusville, Toms River, Trenton, Union City, Union County, Upper Saddle River, Voorhees, Wall, Warren County, Washington, Wayne, Weehawken, West Caldwell, West Orange, Westfield, Westwood, Whippany, White House Station, Woodbridge and Woodcliff Lake;
New York,
Albertson, Amityville, Babylon, Baldwin, Bay Shore, Bayport, Bayville, Bellport, Bethpage, Brentwood, Brewster, Briarcliff Manor, Bronx County, Bronx, Bronxville, Brooklyn, Cedarhurst, Center Moriches, Centereach, Chappaqua, Cold Spring Harbor, Commack, Congers, Congress, Coram, Deer Park, Dix Hills, Dobbs Ferry, Dutchess County, Dutchess, East Hills, East Meadow, East Rockaway, Elmont, Elwood, Farmingdale, Farmingville, Floral Park, Flushing, Franklin Square, Freeport, Garden City, Glen Cove, Great Neck, Greenlawn, Hampton Bays, Harrison, Hartsdale, Hastings-on-Hudson, Hauppauge, Hawthorne, Hempstead, Hicksville, Hillcrest, Holtsville, Hopewell, Huntington, Huntington Station, Inwood, Irvington, Islip, Jericho, Katonah, Kings County, Kings Park, Kings Point, Lake Grove, Lake Ronkonkoma, Lake Success, Larchmont, Lattington, Lawrence, Levittown, Lido Beach, Lindenhurst, Lochust Grove, Locust Valley, Long Beach, Long Island, Lynbrook, Mamaroneck, Manhattan, Manorville, Massapequa, Mastic Beach, Mastic, Medford, Melville, Merrick, Messapequa Park, Middle Island, Middletown, Miller Place, Mineola, Monsey, Mount Sinai, Mount Vernon, Nanuet, Nasconset, Nassau County, New Hyde Park, New Rochelle, New York County, New York, Newburgh, North Bellmore, North Bellport, Northport, Nyack, Oceanside, Orange County, Ossining, Oyster Bay, Patchogue, Pearl River, Pelham Manor, Plainview, Pleasontville, Port Jarvis, Port Jefferson, Port Washington, Post Chester, Poughkeepsie, Purchase, Putnam County, Putnam, Queens County, Queens, Richmond County, Ridge, Riverhead, Rockland County, Rockland, Rockville Center, Rocky Point, Ronkonkoma, Roslyn Heights, Rye, Rye Brook, San Remo, Sayville, Scarsdale, Seford, Selden, Shirley, Smithtown, Sound Beach, Southampton, Spring Valley, St. James, StatenIsland, Stony Brook, Suffern, Suffolk County, Suffolk, Syosset, Tarrytown, Terryville, Tuckahoe, Uniondale, Valhalla, Valley Stream, Walden, Wall Street, Wantagh, Warwick, West Babylon, West Point, West Sayville, Westbury, Westchester County, Westchester, White, White Plains, Woodbury, Woodhaven, Woodmere, Wyandwich, Yephank and Yonkers;
Pennsylavania,
Milford and Pike County.

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