Upload Button Icon Add office photos
Engaged Employer

i

This company page is being actively managed by Cognizant Team. If you also belong to the team, you can get access from here

Cognizant Verified Tick

Compare button icon Compare button icon Compare
3.9

based on 43k Reviews

Proud winner of ABECA 2024 - AmbitionBox Employee Choice Awards

zig zag pattern zig zag pattern
filter salariesFilter salaries by

Cognizant Associate Director salaries in India with 14 - 25 years exp.

Average annual salary

38.4 Lakhs info icon
(₹19 L/yr - ₹56.8 L/yr)

Monthly in-hand salary

2.3 Lakhs - ₹ 2.4 Lakhs info icon

At par with the average Associate Director Salary in IT Services & Consulting Companies for 14 - 25 years of experience

Salaries in different departments

Project & Program Management
Associate Director Salary
14 - 25 years exp. (440 salaries)
36.7 Lakhs

₹20 L/yr - ₹52 L/yr

Engineering - Software & QA
Associate Director Salary
14 - 25 years exp. (171 salaries)
39.8 Lakhs

₹24 L/yr - ₹55 L/yr

Customer Success, Service & Operations
Associate Director Salary
14 - 25 years exp. (94 salaries)
39.2 Lakhs

₹25 L/yr - ₹51.5 L/yr

Strategic & Top Management
Associate Director Salary
14 - 25 years exp. (81 salaries)
38.9 Lakhs

₹25 L/yr - ₹48 L/yr

Data Science & Analytics
Associate Director Salary
14 - 24 years exp. (46 salaries)
40.4 Lakhs

₹24.5 L/yr - ₹56.8 L/yr

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2024

Personalize below salary insights based on your work experience. Add your work exp.

Companies similar to Cognizant for Associate Director

Company name Avg Annual Salary
Logo
TCS Associate Director Salary

4 - 18 years exp. (50 salaries)

36.5 Lakhs

₹19.2 L/yr - ₹60 L/yr

arrow icon 5% less
Logo
Infosys Associate Director Salary

13 - 20 years exp. (45 salaries)

40.8 Lakhs

₹22 L/yr - ₹58 L/yr

arrow icon 6% more
Logo
Wipro Associate Director Salary

14 - 20 years exp. (26 salaries)

38 Lakhs

₹20 L/yr - ₹57.5 L/yr

arrow icon 1% less
Logo
Accenture Associate Director Salary

17 - 26 years exp. (284 salaries)

65.8 Lakhs

₹27 L/yr - ₹1.1 Cr/yr

arrow icon 71% more
Logo
IBM Associate Director Salary

14 - 25 years exp. (63 salaries)

59.6 Lakhs

₹30 L/yr - ₹1 Cr/yr

arrow icon 55% more
Logo
Capgemini Associate Director Salary

13 - 21 years exp. (106 salaries)

36.1 Lakhs

₹22 L/yr - ₹60 L/yr

arrow icon 6% less
Logo
HCLTech Associate Director Salary

10 - 26 years exp. (61 salaries)

42.3 Lakhs

₹22 L/yr - ₹60 L/yr

arrow icon 10% more
Logo
Tech Mahindra Associate Director Salary

10 - 22 years exp. (16 salaries)

31.4 Lakhs

₹18 L/yr - ₹50 L/yr

arrow icon 18% less
Logo
Oracle Associate Director Salary

5 - 23 years exp. (18 salaries)

37.3 Lakhs

₹25 L/yr - ₹60 L/yr

arrow icon 3% less
49.9 Lakhs

₹25 L/yr - ₹70.6 L/yr

arrow icon 30% more
View all
Average Cognizant Associate Director salary in India is ₹38.4 Lakhs per year for employees with experience between 14 years to 25 years. Associate Director salary at Cognizant ranges between ₹19 Lakhs to ₹56.8 Lakhs per year. Salary estimates are based on 1.4k latest salaries received from various employees of Cognizant.

Latest annual salaries shared by Cognizant Associate Director

2d ago
38 Lakhs
19 years exp.
3d ago
35 Lakhs
18 years exp.
4d ago
36 Lakhs
19 years exp.
4d ago
35 Lakhs
23 years exp.
4d ago
37 Lakhs
19 years exp.
4d ago
38 Lakhs
20 years exp.
4d ago
48.4 Lakhs
20 years exp.
5d ago
40 Lakhs
16 years exp.
1w ago
44 Lakhs
24 years exp.
1w ago
32.4 Lakhs
18 years exp.

Experience wise Cognizant Associate Director salaries

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2024

Experience Avg Annual Salary
14 years(38 salaries)

37.9 Lakhs

₹20 L/yr - ₹46.1 L/yr
15+ years(1.4k salaries)

38.5 Lakhs

₹19 L/yr - ₹56.8 L/yr

Similar Designation salaries in Cognizant

10.8 Lakhs
₹4.8 L/yr - ₹18 L/yr
Director Salary
(367 salaries)
49.3 Lakhs
₹24 L/yr - ₹80 L/yr
64.0 Lakhs
₹25.9 L/yr - ₹102 L/yr
Program Manager Salary
(278 salaries)
30.4 Lakhs
₹13.5 L/yr - ₹48 L/yr
Scrum Master Salary
(596 salaries)
15.9 Lakhs
₹6.93 L/yr - ₹28.08 L/yr
Project Manager Salary
(7.8k salaries)
24.5 Lakhs
₹12.68 L/yr - ₹39 L/yr
Product Manager Salary
(193 salaries)
25.4 Lakhs
₹13.68 L/yr - ₹36 L/yr
Technical Manager Salary
(618 salaries)
25.2 Lakhs
₹12 L/yr - ₹38 L/yr
Business Analyst Salary
(2.6k salaries)
10.0 Lakhs
₹4 L/yr - ₹16 L/yr
20.9 Lakhs
₹11.9 L/yr - ₹28.45 L/yr

Top skills at Cognizant for Associate Director

Project Management Program Delivery New Business Development Business Development Engagement Management IT Operations Stakeholder Management Program Management Presales Enterprise Architecture Java Service management RFPS Marketing Collaterals Service Improvement

Salary related reviews for Cognizant

Associate Director in Pune

Full Time

 · 

Engineering - Software & QA Department

2.0
posted on 19 Apr 2022

2.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

Work life balance is very poor. Compensation to senior position is horrible. After promotion getting 4% hike. Company policy in terms of work life balance,compensation are very bad for senior position.

Dislikes

Appraisal for senior level is very poor. For years they had given. Now getting with minimum hike.

Associate Director in Pune

Full Time

 · 

Other Department

5.0
posted on 23 Nov 2023

5.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

The salary structure is one best in the service industries. People give respect to your personal reservations. The projects are good.

Dislikes

I think for Cognizant India, the awards and recognition policies can be improved.

Associate Director in PUNE/CHENNAI

Engineering - Software & QA Department

1.0
posted on 20 Apr 2022

1.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

Scope of IT work and professionalism of IT workers (barring peers and managers) in the Company

Dislikes

Middle level management and their politics. no career growth, salary is lowest, appraisal system is biased and unfair, threatening environment. Insurance coverage is inadequate. Unreasonable goals and targets given. International relocation only to favored ones.

Associate Consultant in Bangalore / Bengaluru

Full Time

 · 

Engineering - Software & QA Department

3.0
posted on 02 Apr 2024

3.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

I joined as fresher, I got good salary hike till 3 year. Every thing is depending on which project you join, how is the project.

Dislikes

Their is no one here to listen your problems. If you get worst project either you will work as they said or put pepar.

Senior Consultant in Noida

Full Time

 · 

Consulting Department

4.0
posted on 09 Mar 2023

4.0 for Salary and Benefits

Likes

Provides good work environment to grow as a consultant. Leadership team is quite nurturing and will show you the right path at every step so that you evolve and learn more. initially you are required to be working across multiple domains and roles as Data and Business Analyst and in the next couple of years you will bemade part of core consulting engagements depending on your skillset.

Dislikes

Pay is not as per industry standard.

see more salary related reviews

Cognizant Associate Director Salary FAQs

What is the salary of Associate Director at Cognizant?
Average Cognizant Associate Director salary in India is ₹38.4 Lakhs for experience between 14 years to 25 years. Associate Director salary at Cognizant India ranges between ₹19.0 Lakhs to ₹56.8 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 1.4k latest salaries received from various employees of Cognizant India.
What are the top skills required to work as a Associate Director at Cognizant?
Project Management, Program Delivery, New Business Development, Business Development and Engagement Management are some of the popular skills required to work as a Associate Director at Cognizant India.
Which similar companies are paying more than Cognizant to a Associate Director in India?
  • VMware Software Associate Director Salary - 84.0 Lakhs per year
  • Cisco Associate Director Salary - 77.1 Lakhs per year
  • Google Associate Director Salary - 75.6 Lakhs per year
  • Amazon Associate Director Salary - 67.9 Lakhs per year
  • Adobe Associate Director Salary - 65.9 Lakhs per year
What is the salary of a Associate Director in companies similar to Cognizant in India?
  • Accenture Associate Director Salary - 65.8 Lakhs per year
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise Associate Director Salary - 63.5 Lakhs per year
  • IBM Associate Director Salary - 59.6 Lakhs per year
  • PayPal Associate Director Salary - 58.8 Lakhs per year
  • Salesforce Associate Director Salary - 55.5 Lakhs per year
What is the estimated take home salary of a Associate Director at Cognizant in India?
The estimated take home salary of a Associate Director at Cognizant ranges between ₹2,30,060 per month to ₹2,39,325 per month in India. The take home salary calculation is based on the average Cognizant Associate Director salary in India which is ₹38.4 Lakhs per year for employees with experience between 14 years to 25 years Check how did we calculate take home salary?
What is the notice period for Associate Director at Cognizant?
According to AmbitionBox, 65% of the Cognizant Associate Directors reported a notice period of 2 Months, 24% reported a notice period of 3 Months and the remaining reported other notice period durations. This is based on 524 responses on AmbitionBox in last 2 years.

Tell us how to improve this page.

Cognizant Associate Director salary in India ranges between ₹₹19 Lakhs to ₹₹56.8 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹₹38.4 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 1.4k Cognizant latest salaries received from various employees of Cognizant.