Software Engineer Salary (India)

The average pay for a Software Engineer is Rs 374,638 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 Salary (?
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Rs 198,867 - Rs 721,865
(Median)
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MEDIAN: Rs 374,637
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Software Engineer Salary (?
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Rs 32.68 - Rs 979
(Median)
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MEDIAN: Rs 152.00
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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 198,867 - Rs 721,865  
   
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 96,155  
Profit Sharing
Rs 13.66 - Rs 100,015  
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 205,547 - Rs 758,601  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20,988
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 330Rs 660Rs 990
Hourly Rate
Rs 32.68 - Rs 979  
   
Overtime
Rs 0.00 - Rs 550  
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 700KRs 1.4MRs 2.1M
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 96,155  
   
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 197,265  
Profit Sharing
Rs 13.66 - Rs 100,015  
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 205,547 - Rs 758,601  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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Software Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Software Engineer?
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.
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.

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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

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Rs 390,000

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

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Rs 390,000
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 3471 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%