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Average Senior Software Engineer Salary in Bangalore, Karnataka

₹980,505
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
₹98,157
Bonus
₹67,325
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The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore, Karnataka is ₹980,505.
10%
₹504k
MEDIAN
₹981k
90%
₹2m
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₹504k - ₹2m
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₹26k - ₹303k
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₹2k - ₹489k
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What Do Senior Software Engineers Do?

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.
The top respondents for the job title Senior Software Engineer are from the companies Accenture Technology Solutions, Wipro Technologies Ltd. and Mindtree Consulting. Reported salaries are highest at CGI Group Inc. where the average pay is ₹868,697. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions Limited and Accenture Technology Solutions, earning around ₹778,307 and ₹752,488, respectively. Capgemini pays the lowest at around ₹404,028. Wipro Technologies Ltd. and Mindtree Consulting also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying ₹609,745 and ₹613,579, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineers?

Skills in Java and JavaScript are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include .NET, C# Programming Language and SQL.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineers?

An entry-level Senior Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹616,736 based on 14 salaries. An early career Senior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹788,272 based on 1,967 salaries. A mid-career Senior Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,059,931 based on 3,461 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,709,159 based on 454 salaries.
Employees with Senior Software Engineer in their job title in New Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 2.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (19.9% less), Mumbai, Maharashtra (17.7% less) and Noida, Uttar Pradesh (11.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5,896 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.2%
Early Career
33.4%
Mid Career
58.7%
Experienced
7.7%

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