A Senior Software Engineer at Cognizant earns an average salary of Rs 699,672 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Java/J2EE and Oracle. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

Rs 495,867 - Rs 1,109,621
Rs 500K
Rs 700K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 699,672
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National Salary Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 500KRs 1MRs 1M
Salary
Rs 495,867 - Rs 1,109,621  
   
Bonus
Rs 15,000 - Rs 71,686  
Profit Sharing
Rs 255,000  
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 521,093 - Rs 1,150,688  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 79
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 717,779

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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
54%
10-19 years
11%
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Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲50%

▲3%

National Average
Rs 718,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

▲11%

Oracle
▲10%

jQuery
▲9%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲9%

HTML
▲9%

SQL
▲8%

C# Programming Language
▲5%

National Average
Rs 718,000

▼1%

C#
▼1%

.NET
▼1%

▼3%

ASP.NET Framework
▼3%

JavaScript
▼3%

UNIX
▼7%

PL/SQL
▼11%

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
54%
10-19 years
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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