Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) at Cognizant Salary (India)

The average pay for a Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) at Cognizant is Rs 1,330,943 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management and Java/J2EE. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

Rs 1,016,843 - Rs 1,668,784
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MEDIAN: Rs 1,311,726
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Salary Rs 1,016,843 - Rs 1,668,784
Bonus Rs 69,435 - Rs 192,707
Profit Sharing Rs 20,000
Total Pay (?
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Rs 1,148,676 - Rs 1,807,961
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 79

Job Description for Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)

Project managers in information technology (IT) are tasked with planning certain types of projects within a company and ensuring that they are executed and on-track through every stage of the process. This job may require daily evaluations of employees, as well as leadership and motivation, in order to achieve particular goals.

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Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Tasks

  • Coordinate delivery of development (beta) and production releases that meet quality assurance standards.
  • Assist test team in creating test plans and testing efforts.
  • Create and maintain a information technology project plan that communicates tasks, milestone dates, status and resource allocation.
  • Assist technical team in design and development tasks.
  • Utilize software life-cycle methodology.

Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 1,393,575

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

Cognizant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) at Cognizant?

Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) in Pune:
"Flexibility, Culture."
Pros: Transperency, Open work culture, Flexibility, Employee Engagement Programs.
Cons: Average Pay, High Workload.

Key Stats for Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
68%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salaries

Mid-Career
▲2%

▼0%

National Average
Rs 1,394,000

Skills That Affect Project Manager, Information Technology (IT) Salaries


Java/J2EE
▲14%

National Average
Rs 1,394,000

Microsoft SQL Server
▼9%

.NET
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
68%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 7%