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Software Tester Salary in Hyderabad / Secunderabad

based on 2.1k latest salaries

Average Annual Salary

5.5 Lakhs

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Estimated Take Home Salary

32,072 - ₹ 33,355

Software Tester salary in Hyderabad / Secunderabad ranges between ₹ 2.0 Lakhs to ₹ 7.5 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 5.5 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 2.1k latest salaries received from Software Testers.

Last Updated: 11 July, 2024

Salaries in different departments

Engineering - Software & QA
Software Tester Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (1.4k salaries)
5.4 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹7.5 L/yr

Quality Assurance
Software Tester Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (94 salaries)
5.4 Lakhs

₹2.2 L/yr - ₹7.3 L/yr

IT & Information Security
Software Tester Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (50 salaries)
5.6 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹7.2 L/yr

Production, Manufacturing & Engineering
Software Tester Salary
1 - 3 years exp. (10 salaries)
3.1 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹4.5 L/yr

Customer Success, Service & Operations
Software Tester Salary
1 - 4 years exp. (6 salaries)
6.5 Lakhs

₹2.4 L/yr - ₹6.5 L/yr

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Average Annual Salary by Experience

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Software Tester salary in Hyderabad / Secunderabad with less than 1 year of experience to 5 years ranges from ₹ 2.0 Lakhs to ₹ 7.5 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 5.5 Lakhs based on 2.1k latest salaries.

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Top Skills for Software Testers

based on 2,725 jobs

Skills

Jobs demanding the skill

1

Manual Testing

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2

Software Testing

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3

Automation Testing

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4

Selenium

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5

Test Cases

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Popular Companies for Software Tester in Hyderabad / Secunderabad

Company Name Avg Annual Salary
0 - 7 yrs exp.  .  Hyderabad / Secunderabad (149 salaries)

5.6 Lakhs

₹2.4 L/yr - ₹9 L/yr

1 - 5 yrs exp.  .  Hyderabad / Secunderabad (80 salaries)

4.9 Lakhs

₹2.3 L/yr - ₹9.1 L/yr

1 - 5 yrs exp.  .  Hyderabad / Secunderabad (75 salaries)

4.8 Lakhs

₹2.1 L/yr - ₹8.8 L/yr

1 - 6 yrs exp.  .  Hyderabad / Secunderabad (64 salaries)

6.2 Lakhs

₹1.9 L/yr - ₹10.4 L/yr

0 - 7 yrs exp.  .  Hyderabad / Secunderabad (53 salaries)

6 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹10.5 L/yr

1 - 6 yrs exp.  .  Hyderabad / Secunderabad (46 salaries)

5.5 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹9.2 L/yr

1 - 5 yrs exp.  .  Hyderabad / Secunderabad (44 salaries)

7.1 Lakhs

₹2.5 L/yr - ₹10.5 L/yr

1 - 4 yrs exp.  .  Hyderabad / Secunderabad (38 salaries)

5 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹8.3 L/yr

1 - 7 yrs exp.  .  Hyderabad / Secunderabad (32 salaries)

7.1 Lakhs

₹3.1 L/yr - ₹11 L/yr

1 - 4 yrs exp.  .  Hyderabad / Secunderabad (26 salaries)

4.7 Lakhs

₹2.5 L/yr - ₹9 L/yr

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Frequently Asked Questions about Software Tester Salaries

What is the salary of a Software Tester in India?
Average salary for a Software Tester in India is 5.5 Lakhs per year (₹45.5k per month). Salary estimates are based on 2.1k latest salaries received from various Software Testers across industries.
What are the top paying companies that employ Software Testers?
What is the starting salary for a Software Tester in India?
Average starting Salary for Software Tester in India is around ₹2.0 Lakhs per year (₹16.7k per month). 1 year of minimum experience is required to be a Software Tester.
What is the highest salary for a Software Tester in India?
Highest salary that a Software Tester can earn is ₹7.5 Lakhs per year (₹62.5k per month).
How does Software Tester Salary in India change with experience?
An Entry Level Software Tester with less than three years of experience earns an average salary of ₹3.5 Lakhs per year. A mid-career Software Tester with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹6.2 Lakhs per year, while an experienced Software Tester with 10-20 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹11.6 Lakhs per year.
What are the top paying industries for Software Tester in India?
What are the top paying cities for Software Tester in India?
What are the popular/top skills required to become a Software Tester?
These are the top skills of a Software Tester based on 2.7k jobs posted by employers.
  • Manual Testing
  • Software Testing
  • Automation Testing
  • Selenium
  • Test Cases