Software Engineer Salary (India)

The average pay for a Software Engineer is Rs 372,964 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Linux and C. 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.
Software Engineer Total Pay (?
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Rs 197,803 - Rs 721,872
(Median)
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MEDIAN: Rs 372,964
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Software Engineer Total Pay (?
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Rs 30.61 - Rs 685
(Median)
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MEDIAN: Rs 150
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National Salary Data

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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Rs 0Rs 260KRs 520KRs 780K
Salary
Rs 197,803 - Rs 721,872  
   
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 95,340  
Profit Sharing
Rs 17.84 - Rs 99,721  
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 59,598  
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 203,976 - Rs 759,382  
PayScale
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20,658
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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Rs 0Rs 230Rs 460Rs 690
Hourly Rate
Rs 30.61 - Rs 685  
   
Overtime
Rs 0.00 - Rs 519  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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Rs 0Rs 500KRs 1MRs 1.5M
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 95,340  
   
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 59,598  
Profit Sharing
Rs 17.84 - Rs 99,721  
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 203,976 - Rs 759,382  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20,658
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Pay Difference By Location

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Software Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Software Engineer?
Software Engineer in Chennai:
"Cracking Down The Skull."
Pros: What I do I get and its passionate doing such job.
Cons: Deadlines, deadlines, deadlines, deadlines, deadlines.
Software Engineer in Bangalore:
"It's Fine."
Pros: Good to get a good career. If you know and have interest in coding then you can grow very fast and enjoy.
Software Engineer in Bangalore:
"Good."
Pros: Great opportunity to learn and great exposure.
Cons: Corporate culture, work flexibility, office conditions, stress level, perks, the management.
Software Engineer in Gurgaon:
"Mind status with Current Job."
Pros: Cooperative and learning culture. Sufficient facilities of cab and free lunch etc. Wondefull timings.
Cons: People with unnecessary Attitude.
Software Engineer in Delhi:
"Good."
Pros: Freedom to work.
Cons: Lack of support from middle management.

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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
Rs 388,000

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

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C
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C++
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JavaScript
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Rs 388,000
Java
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Oracle
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C#
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Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 3380 votes.

Gender

Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
1%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 7%
vision benefits Vision: 6% employee benefits None: 24%
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