Kernel Engineer Salaries

7 SalariesUpdated Apr 28, 2021

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$90,495 / yr
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The national average salary for a Kernel Engineer is $90,495 in United States. Filter by location to see Kernel Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Kernel Engineer employees.

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Kernel Engineer

Vormetric

About
$135K - $149K

2 salaries

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$135K - $149K
$135K$149K

Kernel Engineer

Nokia

About
$138K - $150K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$138K - $150K
$138K$150K

Kernel Engineer

Sun Microsystems

About
$89K - $97K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$89K - $97K
$89K$97K

Kernel Engineer

Check Point Software Technologies

About
$144K - $155K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$144K - $155K
$144K$155K

Kernel Engineer

ScaleMP

About
$114K - $125K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$114K - $125K
$114K$125K

Kernel Engineer

Sana Security

About
$125K - $137K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$125K - $137K
$125K$137K

Kernel Developer

Wolfram Research

$75,958/yr

Range: $66K - $96K

19 salaries

$75,958/yr
$66K$96K

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Junior Kernel Developer

Wolfram Research

$66,222/yr

Range: $58K - $69K

10 salaries

$66,222/yr
$58K$69K

Senior Kernel Engineer - Hourly

Palm

$64/hr

Range: $64 - $67

4 salaries

$64/hr
$64$67

Kernel Software Engineer

Panasas

$141,639/yr

Range: $137K - $173K

4 salaries

$141,639/yr
$137K$173K

Linux Kernel Specialist

Novell

$75,237/yr

Range: $74K - $75K

3 salaries

$75,237/yr
$74K$75K

Senior Kernel Engineer

Apple

About
$157K - $202K

2 salaries

About
$157K - $202K
$157K$202K

Senior Kernel Engineer

Samsung Semiconductor Inc (US)

About
$130K - $148K

2 salaries

About
$130K - $148K
$130K$148K

Kernel Engineer (Software Engineer)

Egenera

About
$111K - $122K

2 salaries

About
$111K - $122K
$111K$122K

consulting linux kernel engineer

Oracle

About
$77K - $187K

2 salaries

About
$77K - $187K
$77K$187K

Kernel Developer

Raytheon Technologies

About
$126K - $139K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$126K - $139K
$126K$139K

Kernel Developer

Fortinet

About
$181K - $196K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$181K - $196K
$181K$196K

Kernel Developer

Barracuda Networks

About
$142K - $152K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$142K - $152K
$142K$152K

Kernel Developer

SUSE

About
$134K - $144K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$134K - $144K
$134K$144K

Kernel Developer - Contractor

VIPRE Security

About
$117K - $127K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$117K - $127K
$117K$127K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent kernel engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$120,000
per year
An Engineer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
An Engineer in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
An Engineer in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
An Engineer in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
An Engineer in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$14
hourly
An Internet Protocol (IP) Engineer in the Evansville, IN Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Evansville, IN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
An Engineering in the Florence, AL Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Florence, AL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
An Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$90,000
per year
An Engineer in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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