An Associate Software Engineer at Cognizant earns an average salary of Rs 596,341 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are C# Programming Language, jQuery, Hibernate, and ASP. NET Framework. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

Rs 477,460 - Rs 876,075
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MEDIAN: Rs 629,491
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Salary Rs 477,460 - Rs 876,075
Bonus Rs 19,866 - Rs 57,000
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Rs 480,671 - Rs 889,080
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

Associate Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 663,846

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Cognizant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Associate Software Engineer at Cognizant?

Associate Software Engineer in Chennai:
"Very slow growth."
Pros: Availability of job itself.
Cons: Leaders not passing the clarity to team members about the work. Focus is only on securing their own job.

Associate Software Engineer in Pune:
"Good."
Pros: Good work life balance.
Cons: Salary.

Associate Software Engineer in Bangalore:
"Good."
Pros: Good growth.
Cons: Salary package.

Key Stats for Associate Software Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
59%

Experience Affects Associate Software Engineer Salaries

▲5%

National Average
Rs 664,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Associate Software Engineer Salaries

C# Programming Language
▲11%

jQuery
▲8%

Hibernate
▲6%

ASP.NET Framework
▲5%

National Average
Rs 664,000

▼2%

▼3%

HTML
▼4%

▼6%

C#
▼6%

Spring
▼8%

Data Warehouse
▼10%

PL/SQL
▼13%

SQL
▼16%

▼16%

System Testing
▼22%

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
59%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 15%