A Software Engineer at Cisco Systems Inc earns an average salary of $99,940 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Network Architecture / Design and HTML. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$72,711 - $122,917
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MEDIAN: $99,939
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$31.64 - $54.58
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MEDIAN: $46.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$72,711 - $122,917  
   
Bonus
$3,109 - $18,422  
Profit Sharing
$710 - $13,809  
Total Pay (?
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$74,325 - $135,607  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 167
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$31.64 - $54.58  
   
Overtime
$64.57 - $89.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$3,109 - $18,422  
   
Profit Sharing
$710 - $13,809  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$74,325 - $135,607  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $104,066

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 32%



National Average
$104,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

Network Architecture / Design
up arrow 33%

HTML
up arrow 11%

Linux
up arrow 4%


C++ Programming Language
up arrow 1%

C
0%

National Average
$104,000

Python
up arrow 1%

JavaScript
up arrow 2%

Cisco Networking
up arrow 2%

C++
up arrow 3%

up arrow 3%

UNIX
up arrow 4%

SQL
up arrow 8%

C# Programming Language
up arrow 8%

C#
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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