The average salary for an Experienced Staff Engineer in India is Rs 2,601,897.
Is Staff Engineer your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.
Rs 1m - Rs 4m
Rs 100k - Rs 613k
Rs 17 - Rs 1m
Rs 2m - Rs 4m
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
Job Description for Staff Engineer
Staff engineers may perform a wide variety of job duties depending on their field and the specific discipline of engineering required for their industry and company. Staff engineers work in a multitude of industries and settings, include medical laboratories, oil rigs, aerospace, and information technology; in each of these industries, there are more specified fields. For example, in aerospace, an organization may have different staff engineers for chemical engineering to create the formula for …Read more
Staff Engineer Tasks
- Design, develop, and prototype products.
- Supervise and guide product development and testing team, classifying problems and identifying fixes.
- Collaborate to define user and technical needs, including testing.
- Lead project management from idea generation to final product launch.
Popular Employer Salaries for Staff Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Staff Engineer are from the companies Synopsys, Inc, Vmware, Inc. and Qualcomm India Private Limited. Reported salaries are highest at Vmware, Inc. where the average pay is Rs 3,600,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Synopsys, Inc, earning around Rs 3,160,105. General Electric Co (GE) pays the lowest at around Rs 1,875,000. Qualcomm India Private Limited also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 3,000,000.
Staff Engineer Job Listings
Search for more jobs
Popular Skills for Staff Engineer
C Programming Language
C++ Programming Language
Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS
Skills in C Programming Language, C++ Programming Language, Linux and Embedded / Real-Time / RTOS are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Staff Engineer
An early career Staff Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 1,676,875 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Staff Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,978,844 based on 121 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 3,449,275.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
Employees with Staff Engineer in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 3.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Noida, Uttar Pradesh (1.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (27.0% less), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (9.4% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (0.1% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 152 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
Rs 251k - Rs 1m
Rs 464k - Rs 2m
Rs 206k - Rs 1m
Rs 413k - Rs 2m
Rs 581k - Rs 2m
Rs 232k - Rs 1m
Rs 390k - Rs 2m
Rs 710k - Rs 2m
Rs 226k - Rs 1m
Rs 605k - Rs 2m