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Software Engineer Salary

The average pay for a Software Engineer is Rs 380,257 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 201,875 - Rs 739,911
(Median)
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540K
740K
MEDIAN: Rs 380,257
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Rs 41.00 - Rs 1,250
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MEDIAN: Rs 155.00
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National Salary Data

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Rs 0Rs 270KRs 540KRs 810K
Salary
Rs 201,875 - Rs 739,911  
   
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 97,630  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 101,846  
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 197,265  
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 209,267 - Rs 780,259  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 22,591
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 500Rs 1KRs 1.5K
Hourly Rate
Rs 41.00 - Rs 1,250  
   
Overtime
Rs 0.00 - Rs 772  
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.
)
Rs 0Rs 1MRs 2MRs 3M
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 97,630  
   
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 197,265  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 101,846  
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 209,267 - Rs 780,259  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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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

Software Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Software Engineer?
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.
Software Engineer in Trivandrum:
Pros: I learn new technologies.
Cons: I am not getting a good pay. The management is looking for their benefits only. Not an employee friendly company.
Software Engineer in Hyderabad:
"Bad Management, Bad Work Culture."
Pros: Nothing good. No salary benefits. Less pay.
Cons: Management. Work. Environment. Office space.
Software Engineer in Trivandrum:
"Code Development, People Management, Task Allocation."
Pros: Usage of latest technology for development.
Cons: More work assigned which was not part of my role.
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.

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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries



Late-Career
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National Average
Rs 394,000


Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

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C
up arrow 9%

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C++
up arrow 3%

JavaScript
up arrow 1%

National Average
Rs 394,000

Java
up arrow 1%

up arrow 5%

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SQL
up arrow 8%


C#
up arrow 9%

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3771 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
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%