Average Experienced Senior Software Engineer Salary at Cisco Systems Inc

$136,373
Avg. Salary
$19,924
Bonus
$4,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Senior Software Engineer at Cisco Systems Inc is $136,373.
10%
$116k
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$136k
90%
$154k
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Salary
$116k - $154k
Bonus
$10k - $31k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$132k - $187k

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Job Description for Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer Tasks
  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Guide and review work of junior engineers.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.
The top respondents for the job title Senior Software Engineer are from the companies Microsoft Corp, Capital One Financial Corp and Lockheed Martin Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is $162,400. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Apple Computer, Inc and Microsoft Corp, earning around $161,870 and $147,032, respectively. Lockheed Martin Corp pays the lowest at around $107,047. Raytheon Co. and Capital One Financial Corp also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $114,871 and $119,628, respectively.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

An early career Senior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $120,887 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Senior Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $134,063 based on 26 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $135,237.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 50 survey responses.
Early Career
16.0%
Mid Career
52.0%
Late Career
32.0%