The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 649,964 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

Rs 395,432 - Rs 996,772
Rs 400K
Rs 640K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 643,161
10%
50%
90%
Rs 0Rs 1M
Salary Rs 395,432 - Rs 996,772
Bonus Rs 5,082 - Rs 104,526
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 120,000
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Rs 404,055 - Rs 1,031,804
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,574

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.

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Q: What is it like working in Chennai?

Senior Software Engineer in Chennai:
"Its a nice place to work with good climate throughout the ye."
Pros: The People, Climate and City will be the best thing. However you will have couple of other things for entertainment purpose.
Cons: I literally hate the Traffic, Pollution, Roads. All these three sucks.

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 142 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
4%

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

▲37%

▲11%

National Average
Rs 661,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

C++
▲8%

▲8%

▲7%

▲5%

▲2%

National Average
Rs 661,000

▼1%

C
▼1%

▼2%

SQL
▼2%




▼9%

C#
▼11%

▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 142 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 20%