International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., The Boeing Company, Northrop Grumman Information Systems, Cisco Systems Inc, and Lockheed Martin Corp are some prominent firms with considerable interest in employing a large team of Late-Career Software Engineers. Employees at Cisco Systems Inc enjoy the biggest paychecks, and $141,312 is the median salary. Range in pay, on the other hand, is narrow, starting at $105K and nearing the top at only $179K. Also paying near the top of the field are Intel Corporation at $140,000, Oracle Corp. at $132,286, and Lockheed Martin Corp, where Late-Career Software Engineers annually earn $121,621.
Hewlett-Packard Company offers the lowest pay in the field, with a median salary of just $98,554. Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include Northrop Grumman Information Systems at $114,179, and The Boeing Company where $117,531 is the norm, but it is worth noting that some Late-Career Software Engineers there earn up to $158K.