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Updated: 24 Aug 2014
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Cognizant typically pays its employees
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 281 Cognizant votes.
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Employer: Cognizant
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Rs 0Rs 600KRs 1.2MRs 1.8M
[-]Programmer Analyst (172)
Rs 263,123 - Rs 443,018  
   
[-]Programmer Analyst (172)
SalaryRs 247,401 - Rs 429,769  
   
BonusRs 10,033 - Rs 25,297  
Profit DisbursementRs 3,276 - Rs 66,309  
Total PayRs 263,123 - Rs 443,018  
[+]Associate Software Engineer (100)
Rs 418,432 - Rs 787,934  
   
[+]Associate Software Engineer (100)
SalaryRs 391,052 - Rs 762,548  
   
BonusRs 10,174 - Rs 61,042  
Profit DisbursementRs 796 - Rs 70,438  
Total PayRs 418,432 - Rs 787,934  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (70)
Rs 456,891 - Rs 1,062,665  
   
[+]Senior Software Engineer (70)
SalaryRs 414,928 - Rs 1,007,972  
   
BonusRs -21.57 - Rs 96,958  
Profit DisbursementRs 4,231 - Rs 166,482  
Total PayRs 456,891 - Rs 1,062,665  
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (49)
Rs 794,796 - Rs 1,754,533  
   
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (49)
SalaryRs 718,985 - Rs 1,638,131  
   
BonusRs 20,000 - Rs 300,000  
Profit DisbursementRs 10,823 - Rs 340,240  
Total PayRs 794,796 - Rs 1,754,533  
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Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 24 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,148

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Gender
Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni
Salary:Rs 336,136 - Rs 682,301 Rs 369,312 - Rs 824,274
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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