Senior Product Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $142K per year; Software Development Engineers come in second with average earnings amounting to $113K, while Senior Software Engineers and Software Engineers rank near the top as well ($105K and about $80K, respectively). Financial Analysts at McAfee, Inc. do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (approximately $59K on average) at the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($110K annually) can be spotted in Reston, Va.; San Jose, Calif. (approximately $100K), the company's headquarter city of Santa Clara, Calif. (around $92K), and Portland, Ore. ($87K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($50K) in Dallas, Texas, one of the lowest-paid cities. McAfee, Inc. workers in District of Columbia earn the most — about $109K per year on average.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $81K annually on average. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $74K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of McAfee, Inc. employees (37 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn about $99K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Project Management Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $118K per year. Earning a Certified Information Systems Security Professional certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $102K annually on average. At McAfee, Inc., employees who hold a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science (CS) & Engineering receive the highest salaries at $113K.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Microsoft SQL Server among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $120K per year. Project Management is a popular skill in the McAfee, Inc. workforce; about a tenth of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Some other standard skills here are Java, IT Security & Infrastructure, and Microsoft Excel.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of workers allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Almost all workers have health insurance, and benefits for nearly all respondents also include dental insurance. Additional benefits of working here are a stock purchase plan, a casual working environment, gym membership, life insurance, and free drinks.