Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (India)

A Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer earns an average salary of Rs 595,613 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Linux, C++, C, and Java/J2EE.
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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Rs 334,829 - Rs 991,693
(Median)
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MEDIAN: Rs 595,612
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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salary (?
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Rs 96.58 - Rs 1,384
(Median)
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MEDIAN: Rs 325.00
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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 500KRs 1MRs 1.5M
Salary
Rs 334,829 - Rs 991,693  
   
Bonus
Rs 15.90 - Rs 103,429  
Profit Sharing
Rs 4,865 - Rs 103,709  
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 49,807  
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 350,353 - Rs 1,030,252  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 16,751
National Hourly Rate 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 500Rs 1KRs 1.5K
Hourly Rate
Rs 96.58 - Rs 1,384  
   
Overtime
Rs 0.00 - Rs 504  
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 15.90 - Rs 103,429  
   
Commission
Rs 0.00 - Rs 49,807  
Profit Sharing
Rs 4,865 - Rs 103,709  
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 350,353 - Rs 1,030,252  
Country: United States | Currency: INR | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Reviews

What is it like working as a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer at IBM Global Services?
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Chennai:
"Average Experience."
Pros: Unlimited paid sick leaves. Work from Home option. Vacations up to max. 22 days (approval required)
Cons: No Freebies - No Tea/Coffee (Just water) Poor maintenance of Toilets (No tissues or faulty taps) Bad cafeteria food (in spite of high costs) Long processes for everything to avoid anyone doing that. (for example, for a promotion, you need to submit essays on what we did on several topics provided, and get approval from the managers and a reviewer. Note that, this is just to make you qualified for a promotion. To get it, the manager must nominate you after this.)
What is it like working as a Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer?
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Bangalore:
"Really Tiring But Worth It"
Pros: Well its challenging at times that's the best part, also figuring out solutions to design problems and writing complex queries.
Cons: Its very taxing, I used to care a lot about my work but now I just feel tired about it. Working hours are unusual. I get called to office any time of the day. Management promises customer features without estimates, we end up working weekends and sleepless nights.
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Pune:
"Senior is Just for Namesake."
Pros: Flexible timings, working with small teams gives more exposure.
Cons: Too small projects. Products company that are this small scale are bound to fail.
Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer in Bangalore:
"Good Job"
Pros: Quiet ok job. Its fine to work for few years.
Cons: The salary is not satisfactory at all.

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Experience Affects Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

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Rs 614,000

Skills That Affect Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer Salaries

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Gender

Female
13%
female alumni
 
Male
87%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
55%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 7%
vision benefits Vision: 6% employee benefits None: 19%