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Total compensation packages at Cisco

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Software Engineer
Grade 4 $122K
Grade 6 $143K
Grade 8 $179K
Grade 10 $213K
Grade 11 $254K
Grade 12 $343K
Grade 13 $469K
Distinguished Engineer $735K
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Vesting Schedule

25%

YR 1

25%

YR 2

25%

YR 3

25%

YR 4

Stock Type
RSU

At Cisco, Main RSUs are subject to a 4-year vesting schedule:

  • 25% vests in the 1st-year (25.00% annually)

  • 25% vests in the 2nd-year (6.25% quarterly)

  • 25% vests in the 3rd-year (6.25% quarterly)

  • 25% vests in the 4th-year (6.25% quarterly)

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FAQ

The highest paying role at Cisco is Software Engineer at the Distinguished Engineer level with a yearly total compensation of $734,500. This includes base salary as well as any potential stock compensation and bonuses.
The median yearly total compensation at Cisco is $203,762.