Average Senior Software Engineer with Java Skills Salary in India

₹980,870
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
₹98,584
Bonus
₹96,319
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with Java skills in India is ₹980,870.
10%
₹508k
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₹981k
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₹2m
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₹508k - ₹2m
Bonus
₹25k - ₹296k
Profit Sharing
₹4k - ₹614k
Total Pay
₹523k - ₹2m
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Job Description for Senior Software Engineer

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Software Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Senior Software Engineer are from the companies Capgemini, HCL Technologies Ltd. and Sapient Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Sapient Corporation where the average pay is ₹1,343,824. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Cognizant and Accenture Technology Solutions, earning around ₹849,940 and ₹759,221, respectively. Capgemini pays the lowest at around ₹402,654. HCL Technologies Ltd. and Wipro Technologies Ltd. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying ₹615,952 and ₹710,997, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Senior Software Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Java/J2EE, C# Programming Language, .NET, JavaScript and SQL.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

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 ₹538,000 based on 9 salaries. An early career Senior Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹803,717 based on 1,541 salaries. A mid-career Senior Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,091,159 based on 2,521 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,725,858 based on 316 salaries.
Employees with Senior Software Engineer in their job title in Gurgaon, Haryana earn an average of 12.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bangalore, Karnataka (7.2% more) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (1.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (16.2% less), Mumbai, Maharashtra (10.9% less) and Noida, Uttar Pradesh (4.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4,387 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.2%
Early Career
35.1%
Mid Career
57.5%
Experienced
7.2%

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