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Senior Engineer Salary in Chennai

based on 20.7k latest salaries

Average Annual Salary

9.5 Lakhs

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Estimated Take Home Salary

52,441 - ₹ 53,744

Senior Engineer salary in Chennai ranges between ₹ 3.5 Lakhs to ₹ 15.0 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 9.5 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 20.7k latest salaries received from Senior Engineers.

Last Updated: 14 July, 2024

Salaries in different departments

Research & Development
Senior Engineer Salary
3 - 12 years exp. (4.4k salaries)
9.5 Lakhs

₹3.6 L/yr - ₹15 L/yr

Production, Manufacturing & Engineering
Senior Engineer Salary
3 - 12 years exp. (4k salaries)
8.4 Lakhs

₹3.6 L/yr - ₹15 L/yr

Engineering - Software & QA
Senior Engineer Salary
3 - 12 years exp. (3.3k salaries)
11.2 Lakhs

₹3.6 L/yr - ₹15 L/yr

Quality Assurance
Senior Engineer Salary
3 - 12 years exp. (1.5k salaries)
7.9 Lakhs

₹3.6 L/yr - ₹15 L/yr

Construction & Site Engineering
Senior Engineer Salary
3 - 12 years exp. (1.3k salaries)
7.7 Lakhs

₹3.6 L/yr - ₹15 L/yr

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Average Annual Salary by Experience

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Senior Engineer salary in Chennai with less than 3 year of experience to 12 years ranges from ₹ 3.5 Lakhs to ₹ 15.0 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 9.5 Lakhs based on 20.7k latest salaries.

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Top Skills for Senior Engineers

based on 25,371 jobs

Skills

Jobs demanding the skill

1

Python

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3

Automation

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Popular Companies for Senior Engineer in Chennai

Company Name Avg Annual Salary

11.6 Lakhs

₹5.7 L/yr - ₹18.3 L/yr

2 - 11 yrs exp.  .  Chennai (778 salaries)

9.4 Lakhs

₹3.8 L/yr - ₹15 L/yr

0 - 13 yrs exp.  .  Chennai (746 salaries)

11.4 Lakhs

₹4.6 L/yr - ₹15.2 L/yr

1 - 12 yrs exp.  .  Chennai (730 salaries)

6.2 Lakhs

₹2.3 L/yr - ₹11 L/yr

0 - 14 yrs exp.  .  Chennai (474 salaries)

8.2 Lakhs

₹3.8 L/yr - ₹14 L/yr

4 - 10 yrs exp.  .  Chennai (453 salaries)

14.2 Lakhs

₹6 L/yr - ₹22.3 L/yr

6 - 20 yrs exp.  .  Chennai (432 salaries)

10 Lakhs

₹4.7 L/yr - ₹13.2 L/yr

2 - 8 yrs exp.  .  Chennai (418 salaries)

9.6 Lakhs

₹5 L/yr - ₹14.5 L/yr

1 - 8 yrs exp.  .  Chennai (383 salaries)

8.2 Lakhs

₹4 L/yr - ₹14.2 L/yr

1 - 9 yrs exp.  .  Chennai (378 salaries)

8.6 Lakhs

₹3.8 L/yr - ₹12 L/yr

Salary reviews by Senior Engineer and similar roles

Altimetrik

Senior Engineer in Bangalore / Bengaluru

3.0
posted on 16 Apr 2024

3.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

Salary package while joining

Dislikes

Micro management. They dont value their employees, they value their client only. No job security. Client consider and treats us better than Altimetrik. If you have a valid reason and even if the client is okay, Altimetrik manager force you to come to office.

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ALTEN

Senior Engineer in Chennai

3.0
posted on 17 Jun 2024

4.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

...ot much pressure / interference from Alten, can focus on Client activities only. On time salary credit. Mediclaim

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Dislikes

Hikes are avg 10% No training/ job guidance provided.

Sobha

Senior Engineer in Bangalore / Bengaluru

4.0
posted on 28 May 2024

3.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

I likes DPR & DMR labour Report daily wise... & submitting M. Book & ERP access..

Dislikes

...y are not providing food & Accommodation for employees.... They are struggling.. Salary is very less.. & Timing is 12 tp 14 hrs... & night shift including..

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Nagarro

Senior Engineer in Gurgaon / Gurugram

4.0
posted on 15 Apr 2024

5.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

- Mostly client oriented - Annual salary hike is like any product based company

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Dislikes

- Work life balance depends on the client's side, Nagarro has nothing to do with it. - During appraisal time you would realise that you are working for Nagarro and not for Client's company

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LTIMindtree

Senior Engineer in Bangalore / Bengaluru

4.0
posted on 05 Jun 2024

3.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

The working culture. Even your Manager and Leads respects you. Salary on time. No diversity. Food.

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Dislikes

Only the tax which is getting deducted was not mentioned in the Offer letter. Or else everything is perfect.

Frequently Asked Questions about Senior Engineer Salaries

What is the salary of a Senior Engineer in India?
Average salary for a Senior Engineer in India is 9.5 Lakhs per year (₹78.8k per month). Salary estimates are based on 20.7k latest salaries received from various Senior Engineers across industries.
What are the top paying companies that employ Senior Engineers?
What is the starting salary for a Senior Engineer in India?
Average starting Salary for Senior Engineer in India is around ₹3.5 Lakhs per year (₹29.2k per month). 3 years of minimum experience is required to be a Senior Engineer.
What is the highest salary for a Senior Engineer in India?
Highest salary that a Senior Engineer can earn is ₹15.0 Lakhs per year (₹1.3L per month).
How does Senior Engineer Salary in India change with experience?
An Entry Level Senior Engineer with less than three years of experience earns an average salary of ₹6.7 Lakhs per year. A mid-career Senior Engineer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹7.8 Lakhs per year, while an experienced Senior Engineer with 10-20 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹8.3 Lakhs per year.
What are the top paying industries for Senior Engineer in India?
What are the top paying cities for Senior Engineer in India?
What are the popular/top skills required to become a Senior Engineer?
These are the top skills of a Senior Engineer based on 25.4k jobs posted by employers.
  • Python
  • Linux
  • Automation
  • Agile
  • C++