The average salary for a Project Leader, IT is Rs 1,078,002 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Java is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 624,868 - Rs 1,633,265
Rs 620K
Rs 1M
Rs 2M
MEDIAN: Rs 1,078,001

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Rs 624,868 - Rs 1,633,265  
Rs 5,106 - Rs 201,548  
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Rs 0.00 - Rs 203,099  
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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).
Rs 660,966 - Rs 1,682,460  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,043

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 1,105,327

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Project Leader, IT Reviews

What is it like working as a Project Leader, IT at Syntel, Inc.?

Project Leader, IT in Chennai:
"I am proud to call myself a Project Lead."
Pros: I get to learn a lot of things both professionally and technically.
Cons: No work life balance. Customer satisfaction is put way far above employee satisfaction.

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Project Leader, IT in Bangalore:
"Nature of job and career growth."
Nature of job, clients, No of hours, duration of project to be known. Company benefits: Transport, Medical insurance, Campus , Medical consultants, cultural events.

Project Leader, IT in Pune:
"Engineering services in IT."
Engineering services in IT has limited prospects for growth. Do not join as a trainee. You will need industry experience.

Project Leader, IT in Chennai:
"Learn required skills before you are expecting the promotion."
Focus in your job objectives, Time management, People management.

What is it like working as a Project Leader, IT at Wipro Technologies Ltd.?

Project Leader, IT in Pune:
"Not Specific."
Pros: The policies of my company, every employee and customer oriented. The trustworthiness and commitment.
Cons: The system, means the people who are implementing the policies. There are many good management people and some bad managers. Because of these bad managers the system is being affected.

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Experience Affects Project Leader, IT Salaries

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Skills That Affect Project Leader, IT Salaries

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Microsoft Active Server Pages (ASP)
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 60 votes.


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Years of Experience

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1-4 years
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
medical benefits
Vision: 8%
dental benefits
None: 19%