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Average Information Technology (IT) Manager Salary in India

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The average salary for an Information Technology (IT) Manager in India is ₹1,287,115.
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What Do Information Technology (IT) Managers Do?

Information Technology (IT) Manager Tasks
  • Manage resources and processes required to design, plan, and support all information products and services.
  • Research and evaluate new technologies to be used as enhancements or upgrades to existing server, network, and other IT infrastructure equipment.
  • Prepare, maintain and keep updated IT procedures and documentation related to our processes and platforms operations.
  • Supervise, hire, and train IT Department employees.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Information Technology (IT) Manager

The top respondents for the job title Information Technology (IT) Manager are from the companies Capgemini, HCL Technologies Ltd. and Accenture. Reported salaries are highest at Accenture where the average pay is ₹2,175,931. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Accenture Technology Solutions and EY (Ernst & Young), earning around ₹2,022,607 and ₹1,684,051, respectively. HCL Technologies Ltd. pays the lowest at around ₹1,089,921. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp and Cognizant also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying ₹1,400,000 and ₹1,440,782, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Information Technology (IT) Managers?

Skills in Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), IT Security & Infrastructure and Network Management / Administration.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Managers?

An entry-level Information Technology (IT) Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹498,145 based on 72 salaries. An early career Information Technology (IT) Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹590,217 based on 303 salaries. A mid-career Information Technology (IT) Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,019,163 based on 662 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,536,575 based on 1,793 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of ₹1,852,599.
Employees with Information Technology (IT) Manager in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 26.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (26.2% more) and Pune, Maharashtra (16.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mumbai, Maharashtra (8.2% less) and New Delhi, Delhi (7.6% less).

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