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Updated: 27 Sep 2014
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How This Employer Pays
Cognizant typically pays its employees
1%
above market
Similar employers pay their employees:
-2%
below market
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 284 Cognizant votes.
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Employer: Cognizant
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Rs 0Rs 600KRs 1.2MRs 1.8M
[-]Programmer Analyst (175)
Rs 264,830 - Rs 446,697  
   
[-]Programmer Analyst (175)
SalaryRs 249,379 - Rs 433,334  
   
BonusRs 10,022 - Rs 25,453  
Profit DisbursementRs 2,854 - Rs 72,399  
Total PayRs 264,830 - Rs 446,697  
[+]Associate Software Engineer (110)
Rs 418,432 - Rs 789,138  
   
[+]Associate Software Engineer (110)
SalaryRs 391,052 - Rs 753,241  
   
BonusRs 14,544 - Rs 59,800  
Profit DisbursementRs 413.35 - Rs 229,345  
Total PayRs 418,432 - Rs 789,138  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (75)
Rs 464,597 - Rs 1,039,734  
   
[+]Senior Software Engineer (75)
SalaryRs 420,587 - Rs 999,571  
   
BonusRs 14,681 - Rs 81,703  
Profit DisbursementRs 2,857 - Rs 124,364  
Total PayRs 464,597 - Rs 1,039,734  
[+]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: 27 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,211

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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, Cell phone, Flexible schedule

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Key Statistics for Cognizant

Gender
Female
16%
female alumni
 
Male
84%
male alumni
Salary:Rs 344,047 - Rs 745,491 Rs 358,553 - Rs 896,621
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
0%
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