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Project Lead Salary in India

based on 35.5k latest salaries

Average Annual Salary

₹17 Lakhs

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Estimated Take Home Salary

₹ 97,683 - ₹ 1 Lakh

Project Lead salary in India ranges between ₹ 5.5 Lakhs to ₹ 28.0 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 17.0 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 35.5k latest salaries received from Project Leads.

Last Updated: 27 Feb, 2024

Salaries in different departments

Engineering - Software & QA
Project Lead Salary
5 - 15 years exp. (13k salaries)
17 Lakhs

₹5.5 L/yr - ₹28 L/yr

Project & Program Management
Project Lead Salary
5 - 15 years exp. (8.2k salaries)
16.7 Lakhs

₹5.5 L/yr - ₹28 L/yr

Research & Development
Project Lead Salary
5 - 15 years exp. (1.4k salaries)
13.9 Lakhs

₹5.5 L/yr - ₹28 L/yr

Customer Success, Service & Operations
Project Lead Salary
5 - 15 years exp. (750 salaries)
14.8 Lakhs

₹5.5 L/yr - ₹28 L/yr

Data Science & Analytics
Project Lead Salary
5 - 15 years exp. (678 salaries)
18.2 Lakhs

₹5.5 L/yr - ₹28 L/yr

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Average Annual Salary by Experience

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Project Lead salary in India with less than 5 year of experience to 15 years ranges from ₹ 5.5 Lakhs to ₹ 28.0 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 17.0 Lakhs based on 35.5k latest salaries.

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Top Skills for Project Leads

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Skills

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1

Project Management

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Project Leading

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3

Management

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5

Javascript

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Companies for Project Lead in India

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Company Name Avg Annual Salary
5 - 18 yrs exp. (2.6k salaries)

16.7 Lakhs

₹7.5 L/yr - ₹30 L/yr

5 - 19 yrs exp. (1.9k salaries)

16.9 Lakhs

₹6.9 L/yr - ₹28 L/yr

5 - 17 yrs exp. (1.5k salaries)

12.9 Lakhs

₹6 L/yr - ₹22 L/yr

7 - 16 yrs exp. (1.5k salaries)

25.4 Lakhs

₹13.7 L/yr - ₹37 L/yr

8 - 15 yrs exp. (1.4k salaries)

17.3 Lakhs

₹8.5 L/yr - ₹24 L/yr

9 - 18 yrs exp. (1.1k salaries)

21.1 Lakhs

₹9 L/yr - ₹36 L/yr

6 - 13 yrs exp. (997 salaries)

23.1 Lakhs

₹10.8 L/yr - ₹35 L/yr

5 - 17 yrs exp. (909 salaries)

13.7 Lakhs

₹6 L/yr - ₹23.6 L/yr

7 - 15 yrs exp. (848 salaries)

21 Lakhs

₹9.4 L/yr - ₹35 L/yr

4 - 14 yrs exp. (770 salaries)

14.7 Lakhs

₹5.9 L/yr - ₹25 L/yr

Frequently Asked Questions about Project Lead Salaries

What is the salary of a Project Lead in India?
Average salary for a Project Lead in India is 17.0 Lakhs per year (₹1.4L per month). Salary estimates are based on 35.5k latest salaries received from various Project Leads across industries.
What are the top paying companies that employ Project Leads?
What is the starting salary for a Project Lead in India?
Average starting Salary for Project Lead in India is around ₹5.5 Lakhs per year (₹45.8k per month). 5 years of minimum experience is required to be a Project Lead.
What is the highest salary for a Project Lead in India?
Highest salary that a Project Lead can earn is ₹28.0 Lakhs per year (₹2.3L per month).
How does Project Lead Salary in India change with experience?
An Entry Level Project Lead with less than three years of experience earns an average salary of ₹6.0 Lakhs per year. A mid-career Project Lead with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹13.0 Lakhs per year, while an experienced Project Lead with 10-20 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹16.4 Lakhs per year.
What are the top paying industries for Project Lead in India?
What are the top paying cities for Project Lead in India?
What are the popular/top skills required to become a Project Lead?
These are the top skills of a Project Lead based on 3.5k jobs posted by employers.
  • Project Management
  • Project Leading
  • Management
  • SQL
  • Javascript