An Entry-Level Software Programmer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 250,252 per year.

Rs 119,195 - Rs 482,879
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MEDIAN: Rs 227,505
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Salary Rs 119,195 - Rs 482,879
Bonus Rs 5,000
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Rs 119,195 - Rs 482,879
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 6 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

Job Description for Software Programmer

A software programmer is responsible for programming and coding new types of software for an organization; they usually work on a computer, or a system of computers. They must be adept at programming, data processing, and database management. They do not have any direct contact with customers typically, but the job they perform can impact customers indirectly. Software programmers must have knowledge in coding and database programs such as PHP, ASP.NET and SharePoint 2013.


Software Programmer Tasks

  • Test and document software for client applications.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for client applications.
  • Write code to create single-threaded or user interface event driven applications, either stand-alone and those which access servers or services.
  • Use source debuggers and visual development environments.

Software Programmer Job Listings

Key Stats for Software Programmer


20 %
80 %

Job Satisfaction

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

Skills That Affect Software Programmer Salaries

National Average
Rs 238,000

C# Programming Language


Microsoft SQL Server

ASP.NET Framework


Job Satisfaction

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


20 %
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 55%