A Software Programmer earns an average salary of Rs 268,792 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are C++ Programming Language, Java/J2EE, JavaScript, ASP. NET Framework, and Java. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

Rs 122,151 - Rs 625,600
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MEDIAN: Rs 268,791

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Rs 122,151 - Rs 625,600  
Rs 0.00 - Rs 76,345  
Profit Sharing
Rs 1,208 - Rs 30,410  
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 123,593 - Rs 655,310  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 168

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 271,767

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What is it like working as a Software Programmer?

Software Programmer in Bangalore:
"I Like To Code."
Pros: Solving logic problems and learning new technology. Coding and creating working software.
Cons: Low paid as of now and politics here and there. Repetitive work. Not enough challenges everyday but a lot of pressure.

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Experience Affects Software Programmer Salaries

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National Average
Rs 272,000

Skills That Affect Software Programmer Salaries

C++ Programming Language
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National Average
Rs 272,000

C# Programming Language
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.


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Years of Experience

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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
medical benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 46%