A Senior Software Engineer earns an average salary of Rs 727,353 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are C++ Programming Language and C++. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

Rs 416,016 - Rs 1,307,763
Rs 420K
Rs 730K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 734,724
10%
50%
90%

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Rs 206.53 - Rs 786
Rs 570
MEDIAN: Rs 565
50%

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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 1M
Salary
Rs 416,016 - Rs 1,307,763  
   
Bonus
Rs 5,188 - Rs 153,339  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 201,709  
Commission
Rs 24,300  
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 427,582 - Rs 1,375,217  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11,267
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 500Rs 1KRs 1K
Hourly Rate
Rs 565  
   
Overtime
Rs 9.27 - Rs 1,454  
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.
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Rs 0Rs 1MRs 2MRs 3M
Bonus
Rs 5,188 - Rs 153,339  
   
Commission
Rs 24,300  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 201,709  
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 427,582 - Rs 1,375,217  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $660,000 based on 6,658 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $841,000 based on 6,479 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $1,240,000 based on 600 salaries. A Senior Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $1,976,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 758,251

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Senior Software Engineer Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 88 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
55%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
0%
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲161%

▲64%

▲11%

National Average
Rs 758,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries


C++
▲9%

▲8%

▲6%

▲5%

▼0%

National Average
Rs 758,000


▼5%

▼5%

SQL
▼6%


▼8%


C#
▼13%

▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 88 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
55%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 22%
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