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|Rank||Job Title||Avg. Salary||Hourly Rate|
|3||Oracle Functional Consultant||$130,726||$63|
|4||System Software Developer||$127,940||$62|
|5||Project Management Lead||$124,650||$60|
|6||Oracle Technical Consultant||$122,749||$59|
|8||Information Technology Senior Analyst||$108,012||$52|
|13||Optical Instrument Specialist||$97,317||$47|
|14||PV Design Engineer||$94,815||$46|
|15||Information Technology Analyst||$91,745||$44|
Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for Ciena. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
Ciena has 7,000 employees.
32% of Ciena employees are women, while 68% are men.
The most common ethnicity at Ciena is White (51%), followed by Black or African American (17%) and Asian (15%).
Ciena employees are most likely to be members of the Democratic Party.
On average, employees at Ciena stay with the company for 4.7 years.
The average employee at Ciena makes $100,491 per year.
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Ciena employees are most likely to be members of the Democratic Party. The largest donation made to a political party by a Ciena employee was by Mohammad Qazi. Mohammad Qazi donated $15,000 to the Republican Party.
Employee Political Donations
|Mohammad Qazi||President/Chief Executive Officer||Republican Party||$15,000|
|Gustav Larsson||Principal Engineer||Democratic Party||$9,700|
|Vidhya Rajaraman||Information Technology Technical Lead||Democratic Party||$5,200|
|Phillip Plummer||Software Engineer||Democratic Party||$2,800|
|Irfan Malik||Engineer||Democratic Party||$2,600|
|Yuval Ronen||Software Developer||Democratic Party||$2,500|
|Michael Jones||Executive||Republican Party||$2,500|
|Lyndon ONG||Engineer||Democratic Party||$2,116|
|ELI Eisenpress||Manager||Democratic Party||$1,500|
|Andrew Parker||Engineer||Democratic Party||$1,000|
Ciena Financing Rounds
|Dec 1, 1995||$||Series C - Ciena|
|Dec 1, 1994||$||Series B - Ciena|
|Apr 1, 1994||$||Series A - Ciena|
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Gary B. Smith (President/CEO)
Hassan M. Ahmed (Board Member)
Jeffrey Weiss (Founder)
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