Senior Software Engineer Salary

A Senior Software Engineer earns an average salary of Rs 667,848 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. The highest paying skills associated with this job are C++, Linux, and C. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

Rs 392,964 - Rs 1,136,964
(Median)
Rs 390K
Rs 670K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 667,848
10%
50%
90%

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Rs 97.29 - Rs 1,007
(Median)
Rs 97
Rs 230
Rs 1K
MEDIAN: Rs 225.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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Rs 0Rs 500KRs 1MRs 1.5M
Salary
Rs 392,964 - Rs 1,136,964  
   
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 129,214  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 155,502  
Commission
Rs 0.00  
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 404,168 - Rs 1,187,147  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 22,281
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 500Rs 1KRs 1.5K
Hourly Rate
Rs 97.29 - Rs 1,007  
   
Overtime
Rs 0.00 - Rs 811  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
Rs 0Rs 1MRs 2MRs 3M
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 129,214  
   
Commission
Rs 0.00  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 155,502  
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).
)
Rs 404,168 - Rs 1,187,147  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

8%

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National Average: Rs 689,538

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Senior Software Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Senior Software Engineer?

Senior Software Engineer in Hyderabad:
"Learning Various Technologies."
Pros: Freedom to think. Application development, I love it.
Cons: Aggressive deadlines, many times unable to meet deadline pressure due to this.

Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore:
"My Salary."
Pros: Learning new technology everyday. Have a good work life balance (though I try hard to get it) Excellent Leaders (AVP, VP) A person who works exceptionally and comparatively better than others can get most of the benefits.
Cons: Company should encourage people to its own growth as well as employee's growth. Can't stay same way or move slowly up in the ladder.

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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries


Late-Career
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National Average
Rs 690,000


Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

C++
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C
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Java/J2EE
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UNIX
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JavaScript
0%

National Average
Rs 690,000

C#
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SQL
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3173 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 6%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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