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Updated: 18 Oct 2014
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About This Company
Cisco Systems Inc
170 West Tasman Dr.
San Jose, California 95134
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telecom equipment vendor, optical networks equipment
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Also Known As:
CISCO, Cisco Systems
Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) is an American multinational corporation headquartered in San Jose, California, United States, that designs, manufactures, and sells networking equipment. The stock was added to the Dow Jones Industrial Average on June 8, 2009, and is also included in the S&P 500 Index, ...
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How This Employer Pays
Cisco Systems Inc typically pays its employees
above market
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Employer: Cisco Systems Inc
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[-]Software Engineer (110)
$74,551 - $138,486  
[-]Software Engineer (110)
Salary$71,648 - $120,790  
Bonus$2,980 - $16,886  
Profit Disbursement$608 - $9,791  
Total Pay$74,551 - $138,486  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (33)
$87,586 - $160,615  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (33)
Salary$94,272 - $141,196  
Bonus$11,335 - $22,073  
Profit Disbursement$1,455 - $13,667  
Total Pay$87,586 - $160,615  
[+]Network Engineer (33)
$38,579 - $118,412  
[+]Network Engineer (33)
Salary$55,004 - $119,195  
Bonus$0.00 - $20,134  
Profit Disbursement$663 - $9,402  
Total Pay$38,579 - $118,412  
[+]Customer Support Engineer (22)
$61,693 - $133,103  
[+]Customer Support Engineer (22)
Salary$60,320 - $116,372  
Bonus$1,957 - $18,383  
Profit Disbursement$766 - $10,090  
Total Pay$61,693 - $133,103  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 829

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Top Degrees
Bachelor's Degree
204 salaries
$62,096 - $134,849
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
47 salaries
$80,811 - $172,175
Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS)
35 salaries
$72,259 - $141,231
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
32 salaries
$68,480 - $138,069
Master of Science (MS), Electrical Engineering (EE)
20 salaries
$77,201 - $173,826

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