Software Engineer Salary

The average pay for a Software Engineer is Rs 395,178 per year. A skill in Linux is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

Rs 208,918 - Rs 786,211
(Median)
Rs 210K
Rs 400K
Rs 790K
MEDIAN: Rs 395,178
10%
50%
90%

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Rs 49.80 - Rs 970
(Median)
Rs 50
Rs 190
Rs 970
MEDIAN: Rs 194.00
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 280KRs 560KRs 840K
Salary
Rs 208,918 - Rs 786,211  
   
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 99,523  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 103,444  
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 101,367  
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 217,958 - Rs 818,339  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 25,992
National Hourly Rate 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 330Rs 660Rs 990
Hourly Rate
Rs 49.80 - Rs 970  
   
Overtime
Rs 0.00 - Rs 975  
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 700KRs 1.4MRs 2.1M
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 99,523  
   
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 101,367  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 103,444  
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 217,958 - Rs 818,339  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 406,355

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Software Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Software Engineer?

Software Engineer in Noida:
"A Learning Experience."
Pros: Exposure to new technologies, getting to meet different people and sense of responsibility.
Cons: Lack of work-life balance and politics in office.

Software Engineer in Mumbai:
"Difference being Software engineer."
Pros: Flexible work timing and no manager policy is one of the good thing.
Cons: Had to research a lot for new deliverables. But not much bad feeling about it.

Software Engineer in Mumbai:
"Learning is compulsory."
Pros: Vast knowledge available. Flexibility in working. Big opportunities. Exponential growth.
Cons: Travelling. The stress in managing multiple projects.

Software Engineer in Bangalore:
"I am working as Software Developer in Product Company."
Pros: Freedom To explore. Flexible timing. Ownership.
Cons: Salary, No other benefit, Less Exposure in runtime.

Software Engineer in Coimbatore:
"Work life @ KGFSL."
Pros: It's normal work I carried out. If you are lucky you get some good chance to learn.
Cons: Sometimes I have to extend my time to complete task for deliverables. Firm need to implement a proper structure for employee's salary revision. No bonus/other training sessions/ other activities.

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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries


Late-Career
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National Average
Rs 406,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

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C
up arrow 7%


C++
up arrow 5%

JavaScript
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Java
0%

National Average
Rs 406,000


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C#
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SQL
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4185 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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