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Software Engineer Salary in Internet in India

based on 63.3k latest salaries

Average Annual Salary

12.8 Lakhs

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Estimated Take Home Salary

55,704 - ₹ 57,099

Software Engineer salary in India ranges between ₹ 3.5 Lakhs to ₹ 26.0 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 12.8 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 63.3k latest salaries received from Software Engineers.

Last Updated: 13 July, 2024

Salaries in different departments

Engineering - Software & QA
Software Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (47.5k salaries)
12.8 Lakhs

₹3.5 L/yr - ₹26 L/yr

IT & Information Security
Software Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (1.3k salaries)
7.8 Lakhs

₹3.5 L/yr - ₹15.9 L/yr

Data Science & Analytics
Software Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (781 salaries)
7.7 Lakhs

₹3.5 L/yr - ₹24.5 L/yr

Engineering - Hardware & Networks
Software Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (484 salaries)
7.5 Lakhs

₹3.5 L/yr - ₹19.2 L/yr

Research & Development
Software Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (264 salaries)
9.7 Lakhs

₹3.5 L/yr - ₹25 L/yr

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Average Annual Salary by Experience

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Software Engineer salary in India with less than 1 year of experience to 5 years ranges from ₹ 3.5 Lakhs to ₹ 26.0 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 12.8 Lakhs based on 63.3k latest salaries.

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Top Paying Companies for Software Engineer Select an experience to unlock

Company name Avg Annual Salary
4.1 Crores
AmbitionBox Estimate
84.5 Lakhs
54.7 Lakhs
53.8 Lakhs
47.1 Lakhs
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₹2.5 L/yr - ₹11.2 L/yr
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₹5.9 L/yr - ₹31.3 L/yr
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Top Skills for Software Engineers

based on 69,564 jobs

Skills

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1

Javascript

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2

Python

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4

Software Engineering

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Popular Internet Companies for Software Engineer in India

Company Name Avg Annual Salary
0 - 7 yrs exp. (17.8k salaries)

4.8 Lakhs

₹1.6 L/yr - ₹13.1 L/yr

0 - 14 yrs exp. (2.9k salaries)

20 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹60 L/yr

0 - 12 yrs exp. (2.7k salaries)

38.2 Lakhs

₹10 L/yr - ₹1.1 Cr/yr

0 - 10 yrs exp. (2.6k salaries)

27.8 Lakhs

₹5 L/yr - ₹90 L/yr

5.7 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹12.5 L/yr

0 - 8 yrs exp. (1.6k salaries)

12.1 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹29 L/yr

0 - 8 yrs exp. (1.6k salaries)

14.3 Lakhs

₹3.8 L/yr - ₹40 L/yr

0 - 8 yrs exp. (1.3k salaries)

9.7 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹29 L/yr

11.6 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹25 L/yr

11.8 Lakhs

₹4.3 L/yr - ₹21 L/yr

Salary reviews by Software Engineer and similar roles

ShipRocket

Software Engineer

3.0
posted on 05 May 2024

4.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

1 Salary compensation is average 2 You can work on many tech stacks here and learn.

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Dislikes

1 Poor Work life balance 2 Appraisal is not good despite working really hard 3 Engineering managers do not have much tech knowledge 4 Very tight deadlines from product and they have much greater control over you than engineering

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Newgen Software Technologies

Software Engineer

5.0
posted on 22 Jun 2024

4.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

each employee is counted,valued and treated with respect. One of the best places to work with an amazing culture

Dislikes

Pay package are not competitive,and the majority of business don't even make an effort to keep workers after they quit.

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Automatic Data Processing (ADP)

Consultant

4.0
posted on 20 Apr 2024

3.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

Work life balance is good except few projects. Company culture is good. Job security is good. Bonus will be given in every September salary which is outside of CTC.

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Dislikes

...e low compared to other product based companies. Promotions takes a lot of time. Variable pay component in CTC

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Infor Global Solution

Software Engineer

4.0
posted on 30 May 2024

3.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

Work-life balance the way you like it Team and work culture is something they ace on. You’ll have interesting experiences with senior engineers throughout the globe while working on projects.

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Dislikes

...iples. The salary is average as compared to what is being offered in the market. The salary hike is pretty lousy, experienced developers are supposed to get a good hike.

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OpenText Technologies

Senior Software Developer

4.0
posted on 10 Jun 2024

3.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

Work-Life balance. Company is making good profits after so many acquisitions. Good learning with different tech-stacks. Good company for someone to stay for a longer time.

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Dislikes

Pay scale is average. Promotions/Appraisals are limited. Quarterly layoffs are common

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Frequently Asked Questions about Software Engineer Salaries

What is the salary of a Software Engineer in India?
Average salary for a Software Engineer in India is 12.8 Lakhs per year (₹1.1L per month). Salary estimates are based on 63.3k latest salaries received from various Software Engineers across industries.
What are the top paying companies that employ Software Engineers?
What is the starting salary for a Software Engineer in India?
Average starting Salary for Software Engineer in India is around ₹3.5 Lakhs per year (₹29.2k per month). 1 year of minimum experience is required to be a Software Engineer.
What is the highest salary for a Software Engineer in India?
Highest salary that a Software Engineer can earn is ₹26.0 Lakhs per year (₹2.2L per month).
How does Software Engineer Salary in India change with experience?
An Entry Level Software Engineer with less than three years of experience earns an average salary of ₹10.6 Lakhs per year. A mid-career Software Engineer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹14.2 Lakhs per year, while an experienced Software Engineer with 10-20 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹32.1 Lakhs per year.
What are the top paying industries for Software Engineer in India?
What are the top paying cities for Software Engineer in India?
What are the popular/top skills required to become a Software Engineer?
These are the top skills of a Software Engineer based on 69.6k jobs posted by employers.
  • Javascript
  • Python
  • SQL
  • Software Engineering
  • Agile