The average pay for a Software Tester is Rs 330,857 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience strongly influences salary for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Test Planning, Test Automation, Java, Automated Testing, and Selenium Automated Test Tool.

Rs 148,278 - Rs 705,632
Rs 150K
Rs 330K
Rs 710K
MEDIAN: Rs 330,857
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50%
90%

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Rs 30.20 - Rs 894
Rs 30
Rs 330
Rs 890
MEDIAN: Rs 325.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 240KRs 480KRs 720K
Salary
Rs 148,278 - Rs 705,632  
   
Bonus
Rs 3,085 - Rs 78,363  
Profit Sharing
Rs 8,500  
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 148,482 - Rs 712,860  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,622
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 330Rs 660Rs 990
Hourly Rate
Rs 30.20 - Rs 894  
   
Overtime
Rs 60.00 - Rs 986  
National Annualized Data (?
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Rs 0Rs 700KRs 1MRs 2M
Bonus
Rs 3,085 - Rs 78,363  
   
Profit Sharing
Rs 8,500  
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 148,482 - Rs 712,860  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: Rs 336,040

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Software Tester Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Software Tester?

Software Tester in Bangalore:
"Corporate culture."
Pros: Challenging ,culture, work flexibility, office conditions, stress level, perks, the management.
Cons:

Software Tester in Chennai:
"Testing is a good job."
Pros: I feel happy to deliver a product as defect free. I given more effect to do the product as defect free and make it go to live. Invented new automation tools for our product and also I'm very interested to learn and research about new automation tool.
Cons:

Software Tester in Bangalore:
"Profession for the curious."
Pros: Get to learn various domains. An individual gets knowledge of different strategies and implementations. Easier to start. Uncompromising standards required.
Cons: Not well paying. People to people cooperation is lacking.

Software Tester in Mumbai:
"Corporate culture, work flexibility, office conditions"
Pros: My colleagues, they are the best
Cons: Top management, Inter decision on base level

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Key Stats for Software Tester

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
0%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Software Tester Salaries

▲196%

▲84%

National Average
Rs 336,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries

▲18%


▲13%






Regression Testing
▼0%

Acceptance Testing
▼0%

National Average
Rs 336,000

SQL
▼1%




C
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 40%