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Level NameTotalBaseStock (/yr)Bonus

Grade 4

Software Engineer 1

(Entry Level)

$110k

$101k

$1k

$7k

Grade 6

Software Engineer 2

$140k

$126k

$6k

$7k

Grade 8

Software Engineer III

$163k

$132k

$16k

$14k

Grade 10

Software Engineer IV

$204k

$155k

$24k

$24k

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Vesting Schedule

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25%

25%

25%

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YR 3

YR 4

Stock Type

RSU

At Cisco, RSUs are subject to a 4-year vesting schedule: 25% vests at the end of the 1st year (cliff), then 25% in each of the 2nd, 3rd and 4th years (6.25% every 3 months).

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