Mid-Career Associate Software Engineer at Cognizant in Chennai Salary (India)

A Mid-Career Associate Software Engineer at Cognizant in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 608,500 per year. A skill in SQL is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 366,150 - Rs 767,890
Rs 370K
Rs 640K
Rs 770K
MEDIAN: Rs 640,683
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Salary Rs 366,150 - Rs 767,890
Bonus Rs 14,544 - Rs 51,521
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 386,188 - Rs 777,359
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 2 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

Job Description for Associate Software Engineer

Associate software engineers may work in developing software either as a product for use by the public or for private use within a business. While they tend to be on the lower or beginner rungs of their particular industry, companies in need of software engineers will often hire them due to the fact that they are more affordable than more senior software engineers. However, working as an associate software engineer is usually a stepping stone to higher positions and fulfilling careers in software engineering.


Associate Software Engineer Tasks

  • Design, deploy and support best in class software development processes and tools.
  • Define the module specific requirements for software development projects.
  • Develop coding and design tasks to ensure software meets specified performance and reliability requirements.
  • Conduct systems programming and systems support activities.

Associate Software Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Associate Software Engineer


18 %
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Associate Software Engineer Salaries


National Average
Rs 660,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.


18 %
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 6%