Software Engineer Salary (India)

The average pay for a Software Engineer is Rs 368,782 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 196,392 - Rs 710,663
(Median)
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510K
710K
MEDIAN: Rs 368,782
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Software Engineer Total Pay (?
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Rs 32.68 - Rs 970
(Median)
150
310
970
MEDIAN: Rs 150
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90%
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National Salary Data

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Rs 0Rs 250KRs 500KRs 750K
Salary
Rs 196,392 - Rs 710,663  
   
Bonus
Rs 0.00 - Rs 89,593  
Profit Sharing
Rs 313.34 - Rs 98,507  
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 59,180  
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 202,484 - Rs 743,236  
PayScale
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19,820
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 330Rs 660Rs 990
Hourly Rate
Rs 32.68 - Rs 970  
   
Overtime
Rs 0.99 - Rs 513  
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 89,593  
   
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 59,180  
Profit Sharing
Rs 313.34 - Rs 98,507  
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 202,484 - Rs 743,236  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19,820
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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 383,000

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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National Average
Rs 383,000
Java
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Oracle
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PL/SQL
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SQL
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C#
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Job Satisfaction
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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 3176 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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