Average Late-Career Senior Software Engineer Salary at Cisco Systems Inc

$135,237
Avg. Salary
$19,618
Bonus
$15,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Senior Software Engineer at Cisco Systems Inc is $135,237.
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$111k
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$135k
90%
$158k
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Salary
$111k - $158k
Bonus
$16k - $40k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$131k - $197k

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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 International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., Microsoft Corp and Raytheon Co.. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is $162,362. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amazon.com Inc and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., earning around $152,000 and $150,152, respectively. Raytheon Co. pays the lowest at around $121,318. Northrop Grumman Corporation and Intel Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $132,537 and $133,323, 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. An experienced Senior Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $136,373 based on 29 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 63 survey responses.
Early Career
12.7%
Mid Career
41.3%
Experienced
46.0%