The average salary for a Software Engineer at Cisco Systems Inc in San Jose, California is $115,829.
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Job Description for Software Engineer
In the world of software design and development, a software engineer plays a key role. The engineer is typically the person who helps to develop the ways that software functions created by a software design team will work. The software engineer will work with designers to help consolidate disparate program functions into a unified whole. The engineer also works with programmers and coders to help map out various programming tasks and smaller functions, which are then combined into larger, functi…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Software Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Paypal, Inc., eBay Inc. and Adobe Systems Incorporated. Reported salaries are highest at Apple Computer, Inc where the average pay is $126,908. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Adobe Systems Incorporated and eBay Inc., earning around $120,694 and $116,724, respectively. International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. pays the lowest at around $107,250. Intel Corporation and Google, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $112,945 and $113,965, respectively.
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Raleigh, North Carolina (40.9% less), Columbia, Maryland (31.6% less) and Austin, Texas (28.9% less).
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