Software Engineer at Cisco Systems Inc Salary

A Software Engineer at Cisco Systems Inc earns an average salary of $98,365 per year. A skill in Network Architecture / Design is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$66,084 - $124,484
$66K
$100K
$120K
MEDIAN: $103,579
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50%
90%

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$26.64 - $52.94
$27
$44
$53
MEDIAN: $44.49
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$0$139K
Salary $66,084 - $124,484
Bonus $4,085 - $19,197
Profit Sharing $7,000
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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$69,127 - $139,144
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 154
Hourly Data $0$88
Hourly Rate $26.64 - $52.94
Overtime $64.60 - $88.26
Annual Data $0$139K
Bonus $4,085 - $19,197
Profit Sharing $7,000
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).
)
$69,127 - $139,144
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $99,000 based on 129 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $113,000 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $134,000 based on 20 salaries. A Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $138,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $107,198

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Cisco Systems Inc Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Software Engineer at Cisco Systems Inc?

Software Engineer in San Jose:
"Not a good place."
Pros: Hardly anything to like except the benefit of having a good daycare.
Cons: Bad managers. A lot of politics between different business units. Employees can easily fall through the cracks.

Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲28%

▲25%

▲6%

National Average
$107,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

Network Architecture / Design
▲23%

HTML
▲4%

▼0%

National Average
$107,000


C
▼3%

C++
▼5%

▼5%

C++ Programming Language
▼5%

▼7%

▼8%

SQL
▼8%

Cisco Networking
▼11%

C#
▼11%

C# Programming Language
▼12%

UNIX
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None: 8%