The average pay for a Principal Software Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 1,734,706 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

Rs 784,071 - Rs 2,632,227
Rs 780K
Rs 2M
Rs 3M
MEDIAN: Rs 1,734,706
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Rs 784,071 - Rs 2,632,227  
   
Bonus
Rs 9,899 - Rs 542,479  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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Rs 815,284 - Rs 3,178,538  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Key Stats for Principal Software Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
45%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
Rs 1,960,000

Mid-Career
▼23%

Skills That Affect Principal Software Engineer Salaries

Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
▲3%

National Average
Rs 1,960,000

JavaScript
▼3%

Java/J2EE
▼11%

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
45%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 6%