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Total compensation packages at SpaceX

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Software Engineer
L1 $164K
L2 $206K
L3 $306K
L4 $322K
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Vesting Schedule

20%

YR 1

20%

YR 2

20%

YR 3

20%

YR 4

20%

YR 5

Stock Type
RSU

At SpaceX, Main RSUs are subject to a 5-year vesting schedule:

  • 20% vests in the 1st-year (20.00% annually)

  • 20% vests in the 2nd-year (10.00% semi-annually)

  • 20% vests in the 3rd-year (10.00% semi-annually)

  • 20% vests in the 4th-year (10.00% semi-annually)

  • 20% vests in the 5th-year (10.00% semi-annually)

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FAQ

The highest paying role at SpaceX is Software Engineer at the L4 level with a yearly total compensation of $321,667. This includes base salary as well as any potential stock compensation and bonuses.
The median yearly total compensation at SpaceX is $193,347.