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Updated: 12 Sep 2014
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Cognizant typically pays its employees
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 286 Cognizant votes.
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Employer: Cognizant
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Rs 0Rs 600KRs 1.2MRs 1.8M
[-]Programmer Analyst (174)
Rs 264,296 - Rs 447,181  
   
[-]Programmer Analyst (174)
SalaryRs 249,193 - Rs 433,857  
   
BonusRs 10,011 - Rs 25,492  
Profit DisbursementRs 2,854 - Rs 72,399  
Total PayRs 264,296 - Rs 447,181  
[+]Associate Software Engineer (111)
Rs 419,941 - Rs 788,453  
   
[+]Associate Software Engineer (111)
SalaryRs 391,871 - Rs 755,304  
   
BonusRs 14,544 - Rs 59,800  
Profit DisbursementRs 413.35 - Rs 229,345  
Total PayRs 419,941 - Rs 788,453  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (74)
Rs 462,895 - Rs 1,042,384  
   
[+]Senior Software Engineer (74)
SalaryRs 419,448 - Rs 1,001,244  
   
BonusRs 14,544 - Rs 82,434  
Profit DisbursementRs 2,857 - Rs 124,364  
Total PayRs 462,895 - Rs 1,042,384  
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (53)
Rs 806,998 - Rs 1,739,498  
   
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (53)
SalaryRs 731,753 - Rs 1,629,135  
   
BonusRs 20,426 - Rs 293,614  
Profit DisbursementRs 7,073 - Rs 196,392  
Total PayRs 806,998 - Rs 1,739,498  
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Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 12 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,203

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Popular Perks Casual dress, Paid sick leave, Life insurance / disability Paid sick leave, Casual dress, Paid holidays & vacation Paid sick leave, Tuition reimbursement, Health club membership

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Key Statistics for Cognizant

Gender
Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni
Salary:Rs 340,695 - Rs 685,548 Rs 371,189 - Rs 826,712
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
0%
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