The average pay for a Software Engineer is Rs 360,160 per year. A skill in C 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.
Software Engineer Total Pay (?
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Rs 190,624 - Rs 686,506
(Median)
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280K
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500K
690K
MEDIAN: Rs 360,159
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Software Engineer Total Pay (?
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Rs 45.61 - Rs 1,000
(Median)
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MEDIAN: Rs 150
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National Salary Data

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Rs 0Rs 240KRs 480KRs 720K
Salary
Rs 190,624 - Rs 686,506  
   
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 82,042  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 96,702  
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 12,365  
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 198,599 - Rs 715,710  
PayScale
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19,356
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 500Rs 1KRs 1.5K
Hourly Rate
Rs 45.61 - Rs 1,000  
   
Overtime
Rs 0.99 - Rs 496.16  
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 1MRs 2MRs 3M
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 82,042  
   
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 12,365  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 96,702  
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 198,599 - Rs 715,710  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19,356
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Software Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Software Engineer?
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.
Software Engineer in Mumbai:
"My Review."
Pros: I had learned many new things and improved communication skills. Learnt new technologies like selenium, jmeter.
Cons: No help from seniors. No vertical growth. No appreciation. Poor management.
Software Engineer in Mumbai:
Pros: Greatly satisfying and learning experience. One can take satisfaction in the fact that we can create something useful. Plus pay grades are good.
Software Engineer in Chennai:
"Good Pay, Bad work-life balance "
Pros: Good pay, Flexible Time, Paid leaves.
Cons: Stressful, no break for vacation.
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Experience Affects Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
Rs 373,000

Skills That Affect Software Engineer Salaries

C
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C++
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National Average
Rs 373,000
Java
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Oracle
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SQL
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C#
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 2898 votes.
Gender
Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
1%
20 years or more
0%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 7%
vision benefits Vision: 6% employee benefits None: 24%
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