Salary Report

Information Technology Job

C
Embedded
Development

United States Location

Richmond - Petersburg
VA
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$95,292

Experience Requirement

5 Years and 8 Months

Raise +1 Year

$2,392 at 2.51%

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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 & 8 Months: $95,292 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $79,969 & $110,615; and, 5% of Jobs top $132,771.

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.

$321,632 = 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% $140,019
5% $132,771
10% $124,452
25% $110,615
33% $104,969
50% $95,292
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 8 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% $92,439 $98,145
25% $88,056 $102,527
33% $85,614 $104,969
50% $79,969 $110,615
67% $73,148 $117,436
95% $50,564 $140,019
Salary Average =

$95,292

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 8 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 8 Months $92,514 $2,777 at 3.00%
5 Years and 8 Months $95,292 $2,392 at 2.51%
6 Years and 8 Months $97,684 $2,101 at 2.15%

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: $63,431 at the low experience of Entry Level; $95,292 at the average experience of 5 Years and 8 Months; and, $106,745 at the top experience of 12 Years.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

16 Years and 10 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 $63,431 $11,442 at 18.04%
Average 5 Years and 8 Months $95,292 $2,392 at 2.51%
Top 12 Years $106,745 $1,275 at 1.19%

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,
20.9% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
28.3% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
55.5% of job descriptions;
Firmware,
42.9% of job descriptions;
RTOS (Real Time Operating System),
30.9% of job descriptions;
MicroController,
19.9% of job descriptions;
DSP (Digital Signal Processing),
9.4% of job descriptions;
Device Driver,
28.3% of job descriptions;
Kernel,
22% of job descriptions;
MATLAB,
14.1% of job descriptions;
Git,
5.8% of job descriptions;
Agile software methodology,
3.7% of job descriptions.

Location

Richmond, VA

Virginia,
Bon Air, Charles City, Chester, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Dinwiddie, Ettrick, Glen Allen, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, Lakeside, Mechanicsville, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, Prince George, Richmond and Tuckahoe.

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