The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer with Java/J2EE skills in India is ₹340,210.
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Job Description for Software Engineer
In the world of software design and development, a software engineer plays a key role. The engineer is typically the person who helps to develop the ways that software functions created by a software design team will work. The software engineer will work with designers to help consolidate disparate program functions into a unified whole. The engineer also works with programmers and coders to help map out various programming tasks and smaller functions, which are then combined into larger, functi…Read more
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Popular Skills for Software Engineer
C++ Programming Language
C Programming Language
Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer
An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹480,493 based on 1,543 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹911,697 based on 300 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,509,032 based on 60 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of ₹850,000.
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Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 70.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bangalore, Karnataka (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (6.3% less), Mumbai, Maharashtra (6.2% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (4.4% less).
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