Staff Software Engineer Salary

A Staff Software Engineer earns an average salary of Rs 1,499,984 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Java, Linux, C, and C++. Experience strongly influences income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

Rs 861,983 - Rs 2,916,864
Rs 860K
Rs 2M
Rs 3M
MEDIAN: Rs 1,499,983

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Rs 0Rs 1.2MRs 2.4MRs 3.6M
Rs 861,983 - Rs 2,916,864  
Rs 26,425 - Rs 485,525  
Profit Sharing
Rs 10,137 - Rs 804,013  
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 901,369 - Rs 3,387,777  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 237
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 1,546,743

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What is it like working as a Staff Software Engineer?

Staff Software Engineer in Hyderabad:
"Work As An Engineer In IBM STG."
Pros: Flexible hours, Work from home options - good if you're married and have kids. Good work environment. If you are a fresher you have more options to learn. More concentration on patents which can fetch you identity as well as money. Friendly management.
Cons: Not a good place for experienced people to work. Lot of processes related work rather than actual technical work. Does not provide opportunity to work on latest technology.

Staff Software Engineer in Bangalore:
"Transparent Work Culture And Good Opportunities."
Pros: Good management. Good work environment. Decent hike and good recognition at different level.
Cons: Heavy process oriented. Lazy co-workers make more process overhead. Monolithic work.

Staff Software Engineer in Bangalore:
"Working in a System Software Domain."
Pros: Work culture, quality of work, work-life balance, flexibility.
Cons: Compensation.

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Experience Affects Staff Software Engineer Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.


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92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
medical benefits
Vision: 9%
dental benefits
None: 14%