The average salary for an Experienced Software Engineer with Java/J2EE skills in India is ₹1,509,032.
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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 entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹340,210 based on 167 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation 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. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of ₹850,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 36.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (27.1% less) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (10.7% less).
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