The average pay for a Software Engineer is Rs 434,391 per year. A skill in C++ Programming Language 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 noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

Rs 235,876 - Rs 966,542
Rs 240K
Rs 430K
Rs 970K
MEDIAN: Rs 434,391
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50%
90%

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Rs 90.60 - Rs 1,490
Rs 91
Rs 200
Rs 2K
MEDIAN: Rs 203.30
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 500KRs 1MRs 1M
Salary
Rs 235,876 - Rs 966,542  
   
Bonus
Rs 1,163 - Rs 129,214  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 196,922  
Total Pay (?
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Rs 239,641 - Rs 1,003,064  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12,869
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 500Rs 1KRs 1K
Hourly Rate
Rs 90.60 - Rs 1,490  
   
Overtime
Rs 1.49 - Rs 1,038  
National Annualized Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 1MRs 2MRs 3M
Bonus
Rs 1,163 - Rs 129,214  
   
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 196,922  
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 239,641 - Rs 1,003,064  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $421,000 based on 11,557 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A 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 $782,000 based on 1,926 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $1,478,000 based on 368 salaries. A 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 $1,229,000 based on 29 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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-7%

National Average: Rs 449,849

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Software Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Software Engineer?

Software Engineer in Bangalore:
"Responsible person."
Pros: The Software Engineer is the most responsible person as he/she has to maintain the system either it is developed in other environment.
Cons: Stress level would be more.

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.

Software Engineer in Bangalore:
"Dedication towards responsibilities."
Pros: Company allows me to handle the project in my way. It trusts me.
Cons: Management is not transparent.

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Key Stats for Software Engineer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 138 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
0%
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

▲229%

▲173%

▲74%

National Average
Rs 450,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries


▲8%

▲4%


National Average
Rs 450,000

▼2%


▼4%


C++
▼5%

SQL
▼6%


▼7%

▼9%

C#
▼16%

▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 138 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 28%
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