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Updated: 19 Oct 2014
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How This Employer Pays
Cognizant typically pays its employees
1%
above market
Similar employers pay their employees:
-3%
below market
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 278 Cognizant votes.
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Employer: Cognizant
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Rs 0Rs 600KRs 1.2MRs 1.8M
[-]Programmer Analyst (177)
Rs 265,806 - Rs 445,748  
   
[-]Programmer Analyst (177)
SalaryRs 249,769 - Rs 432,302  
   
BonusRs 10,045 - Rs 25,378  
Profit DisbursementRs 2,854 - Rs 72,399  
Total PayRs 265,806 - Rs 445,748  
[+]Associate Software Engineer (110)
Rs 418,432 - Rs 789,138  
   
[+]Associate Software Engineer (110)
SalaryRs 391,052 - Rs 753,211  
   
BonusRs 14,544 - Rs 59,800  
Profit DisbursementRs 413.35 - Rs 229,345  
Total PayRs 418,432 - Rs 789,138  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (74)
Rs 462,895 - Rs 1,042,954  
   
[+]Senior Software Engineer (74)
SalaryRs 430,473 - Rs 1,001,244  
   
BonusRs -21.57 - Rs 77,566  
Profit DisbursementRs 2,857 - Rs 124,364  
Total PayRs 462,895 - Rs 1,042,954  
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (52)
Rs 804,090 - Rs 1,743,184  
   
[+]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (52)
SalaryRs 728,774 - Rs 1,631,370  
   
BonusRs 20,426 - Rs 293,614  
Profit DisbursementRs 7,073 - Rs 196,392  
Total PayRs 804,090 - Rs 1,743,184  
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Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 19 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,218

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Key Statistics for Cognizant

Gender
Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni
Salary:Rs 338,119 - Rs 681,137 Rs 374,804 - Rs 840,832
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
0%
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Rs 272,100 - Rs 1,178,415
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75 salaries
Rs 350,572 - Rs 1,619,765
Bachelor of Technology (BT / BTech), Information Technology (IT)
71 salaries
Rs 245,589 - Rs 919,272
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Rs 256,901 - Rs 1,221,747

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