A Senior Software Engineer earns an average salary of Rs 727,353 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are C++ Programming Language and C++. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

Rs 411,676 - Rs 1,338,965
Rs 410K
Rs 730K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 728,031
10%
50%
90%
Rs 102 - Rs 795
Rs 100
Rs 510
Rs 790
MEDIAN: Rs 515
10%
50%
90%
Rs 0Rs 1M
Salary Rs 411,676 - Rs 1,338,965
Bonus Rs 7,163 - Rs 165,907
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 201,652
Commission Rs 48,350
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).
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Rs 423,999 - Rs 1,400,642
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 26 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24,727
Hourly Data Rs 0Rs 996
Hourly Rate Rs 102 - Rs 795
Overtime Rs 1.21 - Rs 997
Annual Data Rs 0Rs 1M
Bonus Rs 7,163 - Rs 165,907
Commission Rs 48,350
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 201,652
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).
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Rs 423,999 - Rs 1,400,642
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 26 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Job Description for Senior Software Engineer

A senior software engineer typically has a background in computer science, web development, and/or engineering. A bachelor's degree in any of those fields is generally considered a plus, as is experience working in web development. Some abilities they might have are a strong attention to detail, an ability to multitask, and an ability to work independently and on a team. Senior software engineers usually work in an office. They may work with other people to complete projects, but staying focused and working alone is typical.

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Senior Software Engineer Tasks

  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Guide and review work of junior engineers.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications and help manage project priorities and timelines.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

Senior Software Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$183K

Microsoft Corp
189 profiles
$139,798

$134,366

$96,790

$111,923

$149,798

Qualcomm Inc
86 profiles
$107,329

$115,922

$128,622

Google, Inc.
77 profiles
$152,556

Amazon.com Inc
72 profiles
$134,186

Common Career Paths for Senior Software Engineer


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Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineer

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 660,000 based on 6,658 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 841,000 based on 6,479 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,240,000 based on 600 salaries. A Senior Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,976,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 751,571

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

Senior Software Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Software Engineer?

Senior Software Engineer in Hyderabad:
Pros: Work life balance, good pay scale , good team mates.
Cons: Poor infrastructure, oygbuigyiugyiufyai ufya iuygiufsag.

Senior Software Engineer in Ahmedabad:
"Working with developer from all over the world is good."
Pros: Working with developer from all over the world is good, Working with directly client is good. Representing Client's product with every other Third party.
Cons: Long hours that I have put in since the all developer are scattered allover the world including Russia to Canada. I have co-ordinate with Developer and tester and PM and client in order to do may job. So I have to be present at office early and @ late night.

Senior Software Engineer in Chennai:
"Versatility, work flexibility, office conditions."
Pros: Challenging technology and functionality.
Cons: No improvement in domain and routine work.

Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore:
"Senior Software Engineer."
Pros: Working for business analytics gives wide exposure to the market.
Cons: The difference between a permanent and contract employees.

Senior Software Engineer in Mumbai:
"Lot of responsibility , stress level okay , good client."
Pros: Good client , Good Company culture , Opportunity to mentor young talent , Design new solutions for client.
Cons: Very low pay , no projects with cloud technology , no growth , company politics.

Senior Software Engineer in Hyderabad:
Pros: Good work environment & especially for freshers VERINON is a place to learn...
Cons: Very less Salary, not paying for OT work, no food even after later hours, not even one month salary as a bonus & no share in profit...

Senior Software Engineer in Mumbai:
Pros: My job is appropriate for me but my salary is if concern.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1041 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
0%

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲163%

▲65%

▲12%

National Average
Rs 752,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries


C++
▲10%

▲9%

▲7%

▲6%

▲1%

National Average
Rs 752,000

▼4%

▼4%


SQL
▼5%


▼7%


C#
▼12%

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1041 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 21%