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Average Salary for Cognizant Employees

How This Employer Pays

Cognizant typically pays:
at market

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Employer: Cognizant
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Rs 0Rs 600KRs 1.2MRs 1.8M
[-]Programmer Analyst (183)
Rs 263,728 - Rs 447,671  
   
[-]Programmer Analyst (183)
SalaryRs 249,685 - Rs 434,382  
   
BonusRs 10,067 - Rs 25,306  
Profit DisbursementRs 2,854 - Rs 72,399  
Total PayRs 263,728 - Rs 447,671  
[+]Associate Software Engineer (108)
Rs 404,743 - Rs 790,517  
   
[+]Associate Software Engineer (108)
SalaryRs 381,754 - Rs 754,619  
   
BonusRs 15,456 - Rs 60,200  
Profit DisbursementRs 413.35 - Rs 229,345  
Total PayRs 404,743 - Rs 790,517  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (78)
Rs 469,950 - Rs 1,031,964  
   
[+]Senior Software Engineer (78)
SalaryRs 435,551 - Rs 994,516  
   
BonusRs -21.57 - Rs 77,566  
Profit DisbursementRs 2,857 - Rs 124,364  
Total PayRs 469,950 - Rs 1,031,964  
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (54)
Rs 809,814 - Rs 1,741,752  
   
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (54)
SalaryRs 734,694 - Rs 1,626,904  
   
BonusRs 30,639 - Rs 293,614  
Total PayRs 809,814 - Rs 1,741,752  
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Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 28 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,242
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Cognizant Details

Address:

1700 BROADWAY
New York City, New York 10019

Year Established:

1994

Industries:

Information technology, Custom Computer Programming Services
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Job Satisfaction (?)

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Highly satisfied
Work Stress (?)

Stressful

Stressful

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Job Flexibility (?)
Highly flexible
Highly flexible
Highly flexible
Typical Benefits
Vacation Weeks
1.7 Weeks
1.8 Weeks
2.3 Weeks
Gender Breakdown
15%
84%
17%
82%
15%
84%
Years of Experience
 
1-4
5-9
 
 
 
1-4
5-9
 
 
 
1-4
5-9
 
 
Popular Perks
Casual Dress/Atmosphere, Paid Sick Leave, Life Insurance/Disability
Casual Dress/Atmosphere, Paid Sick Leave, Life Insurance/Disability
Paid Sick Leave, Cell Phone, Flex-Time / Flexible Schedule

Key Stats

Gender

Female

15 %

female alumni

Male

85 %

male alumni
Salary
Rs 267,171 - Rs 769,249
Salary
Rs 293,224 - Rs 900,514

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
0%

Job Satisfaction


Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 278 votes.

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