Offer from Qualcomm, is it good?

L3 Technologies vnkD10
Oct 26, 2017 26 Comments

Software engineer with 12 years of experience plus master's degree. Offer is $145K plus RSU 30k annually. Staff level.

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  • L3 Technologies vnkD10
    OP
    Thanks for the comments I declined the offer. It was not worth to move from my curent company
    Oct 27, 2017 1
    • Rockwell Collins cscY72
      Do you mind sharing your current TC
      Dec 3, 2018
  • Qualcomm shambu
    Oh for staff 12 years exp what's the expected range
    Oct 27, 2017 6
    • Qualcomm / Eng
      alskdjg

      Qualcomm Eng

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      alskdjgmore
      are you in the Bay Area
      Oct 27, 2017
    • Advisory chrischuc
      Nope
      Oct 27, 2017
    • Qualcomm shambu
      Wow I didnt realize it's that less ..but again there are no good company in SD to try for
      Oct 28, 2017
    • Advisory chrischuc
      Totally agree.. that's one of the main reasons I left SD
      Oct 28, 2017
    • Qualcomm / Eng
      alskdjg

      Qualcomm Eng

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      alskdjgmore
      base salary difference between SD and Bay is 15-20k
      Oct 28, 2017
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    • Qualcomm RnAh65
      I don't find it expensive. Much lower than NY and SF
      Oct 27, 2017
  • Oracle dooshbag
    return (location.equals("San Diego"));
    Oct 26, 2017 0
  • Qualcomm Yoda.
    It’s pretty low on the staff level for RSU. I am a senior and I am at the same level of RSU. My Base is 15k less but again I am not in Cali.
    Oct 27, 2017 4
    • Qualcomm / Eng
      alskdjg

      Qualcomm Eng

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      alskdjgmore
      you are getting 130k base as senior
      Oct 27, 2017
    • Qualcomm Yoda.
      Couple k less but in that ball park yes. And with the review coming I should be there.
      Oct 27, 2017
    • Qualcomm pandus
      Just to remind you, no mid year review cycle this year.
      Feb 15, 2018
    • Qualcomm / Eng dynasty001
      Some i read Sr Eng getring $109k as base. Are you in HW? They typically get the highest salaries in Q.
      Apr 12, 2018
  • Qualcomm shambu
    Is it in San Diego , if yes 145k is good.
    I am staff with 12 years exp too but am in 132k
    Oct 27, 2017 1
    • Qualcomm shambu
      Is it less or more?
      Oct 27, 2017
  • Cisco Look 👀
    Not sure why years of experience is so important.
    Oct 26, 2017 1
    • SK hynix qOPL45
      It is when domain knowledge is required or a system is large.
      Oct 26, 2017
  • Advisory chrischuc
    Wow... that's way too low!!! (I worked in San Diego in the past)
    Oct 27, 2017 0
  • L3 Technologies vnkD10
    OP
    They say the culture is bad there I am most likely skipping it
    Oct 27, 2017 0
  • L3 Technologies vnkD10
    OP
    Rsus are worth around $25-30K annually at moment
    Oct 27, 2017 0
  • Qualcomm / Eng
    alskdjg

    Qualcomm Eng

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    alskdjgmore
    is 145k based salary
    Oct 27, 2017 0
  • SK hynix qOPL45
    Annual 30k RSU?
    Oct 26, 2017 0
  • Yahoo / Eng Y6w()
    Depends on the location, low for bay area
    Oct 26, 2017 0