An Entry-Level Senior Systems Engineer earns an average salary of Rs 467,075 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Linux and C++.

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Salary Rs 337,211 - Rs 734,616
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Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 98,264
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Rs 342,978 - Rs 758,494
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 4 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,916

Job Description for Senior Systems Engineer

The senior systems engineer tends to involve more design and build-out work than an standard systems administrator position. While both jobs contain responsibilities for day-to-day administration and upkeep of servers and storage, a senior systems engineer will also have been the one who original designed the solution; this can range anywhere from choosing a server platform to details related to processors, RAM and network cards.


Senior Systems Engineer Tasks

  • Oversee the planning, design and implementation of system engineering projects.
  • May be responsible for designing a data contingency plan or data disaster recovery plan.
  • Install, configure and upgrade and enhancements to software/hardware/network systems.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 459,340

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Key Stats for Senior Systems Engineer


20 %
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 95 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Engineer Salaries









National Average
Rs 459,000




Windows Operating System General Use

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 95 votes.


20 %
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 23%