Average Entry-Level Software Engineer Salary at Cisco Systems Inc

$96,666
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,038
Bonus
$7,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer at Cisco Systems Inc is $96,666.
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$66k
MEDIAN
$97k
90%
$118k
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$66k - $118k
Bonus
$3k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $10k
Total Pay
$70k - $124k

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Job Description for Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Software Engineer are from the companies Google, Inc., Lockheed Martin Corp and Northrop Grumman Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Microsoft Corp where the average pay is $107,205. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Google, Inc. and Northrop Grumman Corporation, earning around $106,459 and $72,210, respectively. The Boeing Company pays the lowest at around $67,130. Cerner Corporation and Lockheed Martin Corp also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $68,282 and $70,046, respectively.

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $105,331 based on 204 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $114,483 based on 74 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $129,248 based on 40 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $126,553.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 327 survey responses.
Early Career
62.4%
Mid Career
22.6%
Experienced
12.2%
Late Career
2.8%