Average Salary for Cognizant Employees

How This Employer Pays

Cognizant typically pays:
-8%
below market

Similar employers pay:
1%
above market
Employer: Cognizant
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[-]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (18)
$66,551 - $110,738  
   
[-]Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) (18)
Salary$66,551 - $110,495  
   
Bonus$-0.50 - $14,899  
Total Pay$66,551 - $110,738  
[+]Senior Software Engineer (14)
$59,737 - $108,000  
   
[+]Senior Software Engineer (14)
Salary$58,855 - $105,000  
   
Bonus$573 - $9,167  
Total Pay$59,737 - $108,000  
[+]Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer (9)
$56,718 - $97,645  
   
[+]Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer (9)
Salary$56,676 - $92,852  
   
Bonus$447.83 - $6,773  
Total Pay$56,718 - $97,645  
[+]Systems Analyst (8)
$42,964 - $85,416  
   
[+]Systems Analyst (8)
Salary$43,373 - $84,634  
   
Bonus$261.05 - $5,932  
Total Pay$42,964 - $85,416  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 239
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Cognizant Details

Address:

1700 BROADWAY
New York City, New York 10019

Year Established:

1994

Industries:

Information technology, Custom Computer Programming Services
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Typical Benefits
Vacation Weeks
2.1 Weeks
3.8 Weeks
2.9 Weeks
Gender Breakdown
14%
85%
28%
71%
18%
81%
Years of Experience
 
 
5-9
10-19
 
 
1-4
5-9
10-19
 
 
1-4
5-9
 
 
Popular Perks
401(k), Paid Holidays / Vacation, Stock Purchase Plan
401(k), Paid Holidays / Vacation, Stock Purchase Plan
401(k), Cell Phone, Paid Holidays / Vacation

Key Stats

Gender

Female

15 %

female alumni

Male

85 %

male alumni
Salary
$43,344 - $106,385
Salary
$57,936 - $97,486

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
57%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
5%

Job Satisfaction


Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

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