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How much does a Software Engineer make?

Updated 12 Jun 2021
₹600K /yr
Average Base Pay

1,04,978 salaries

₹300K

Low

₹1,427K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Software Engineer is ₹6,00,000 in India. Filter by location to see Software Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,04,978 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Software Engineer₹600K /yr
L3
Senior Software Engineer₹1,000K /yr
L4
Software Engineer IV₹2,638K /yr
Career Path

Related Job Titles

Entry Level Software Engineer

₹ 27,330

per year

Principal Software Engineer

₹ 1,00,000

per year

Software Development Engineer

£ 65,610

per year

Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

£ 1,33,828

per year

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Accenture
4

Accenture

Software Engineer

₹ 5,44,000

 /yr
Range: ₹28K - ₹5,745K
3,722 salaries
See 4,401 salaries from all locations

₹28K

₹5,745K

₹ 27,850 - ₹ 57,45,000 Range

Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Software Engineer

₹ 4,20,000

 /yr
Range: ₹100K - ₹9,667K

₹100K

₹9,667K

₹ 99,853 - ₹ 96,67,319 Range

Tech Mahindra
3.6

Tech Mahindra

Software Engineer

₹ 4,28,000

 /yr
Range: ₹115K - ₹11,887K

₹115K

₹11,887K

₹ 1,14,538 - ₹ 1,18,87,101 Range

HCL Technologies
3.7

HCL Technologies

Software Engineer

₹ 4,10,000

 /yr
Range: ₹48K - ₹4,660K

₹48K

₹4,660K

₹ 47,627 - ₹ 46,59,695 Range

Infosys
3.4

Infosys

Software Engineer

₹ 4,04,044

 /yr
Range: ₹118K - ₹14,790K

₹118K

₹14,790K

₹ 1,18,365 - ₹ 1,47,90,045 Range

Wipro
3.4

Wipro

Software Engineer

₹ 4,24,424

 /yr
Range: ₹69K - ₹40,666K

₹69K

₹40,666K

₹ 68,945 - ₹ 4,06,65,761 Range

Capgemini
3.8

Capgemini

Software Engineer

₹ 3,93,260

 /yr
Range: ₹120K - ₹12,870K

₹120K

₹12,870K

₹ 1,20,000 - ₹ 1,28,70,000 Range

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LTI
3.7

LTI

Software Engineer

₹ 4,23,793

 /yr
Range: ₹141K - ₹10,494K

₹141K

₹10,494K

₹ 1,40,719 - ₹ 1,04,93,508 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Software Engineer

₹ 12,00,000

 /yr
Range: ₹100K - ₹17,064K

₹100K

₹17,064K

₹ 1,00,000 - ₹ 1,70,63,655 Range

Capgemini Engineering
4

Capgemini Engineering

Software Engineer

₹ 4,34,355

 /yr
Range: ₹47K - ₹4,829K

₹47K

₹4,829K

₹ 47,407 - ₹ 48,28,549 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Engineer

₹ 6,25,087

 /yr
Range: ₹23K - ₹7,387K

₹23K

₹7,387K

₹ 23,211 - ₹ 73,86,875 Range

CGI
3.8

CGI

Software Engineer

₹ 5,93,901

 /yr
Range: ₹198K - ₹8,161K

₹198K

₹8,161K

₹ 1,97,691 - ₹ 81,61,448 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Software Engineer

₹ 5,05,055

 /yr
Range: ₹120K - ₹3,942K

₹120K

₹3,942K

₹ 1,20,000 - ₹ 39,42,084 Range

Persistent Systems (India)
4

Persistent Systems (India)

Software Engineer

₹ 4,56,201

 /yr
Range: ₹122K - ₹6,747K

₹122K

₹6,747K

₹ 1,21,877 - ₹ 67,47,186 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Software Engineer

₹ 14,27,290

 /yr
Range: ₹121K - ₹41,488K

₹121K

₹41,488K

₹ 1,21,013 - ₹ 4,14,88,319 Range

Cybage Software
3.7

Cybage Software

Software Engineer

₹ 5,08,029

 /yr
Range: ₹100K - ₹6,741K

₹100K

₹6,741K

₹ 1,00,000 - ₹ 67,41,473 Range

Panasonic
3.7

Panasonic

Software Engineer

₹ 4,68,189

 /yr
Range: ₹103K - ₹10,110K

₹103K

₹10,110K

₹ 1,03,158 - ₹ 1,01,09,554 Range

Mindtree
3.9

Mindtree

Software Engineer

₹ 4,00,000

 /yr
Range: ₹180K - ₹4,474K

₹180K

₹4,474K

₹ 1,80,000 - ₹ 44,74,468 Range

Mphasis
3.6

Mphasis

Software Engineer

₹ 4,75,615

 /yr
Range: ₹130K - ₹10,069K

₹130K

₹10,069K

₹ 1,30,282 - ₹ 1,00,69,167 Range

Cerner
3.8

Cerner

Software Engineer

₹ 6,13,245

 /yr
Range: ₹216K - ₹6,539K

₹216K

₹6,539K

₹ 2,15,548 - ₹ 65,38,500 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Software Engineer salaries

The average salary for a Software Engineer is ₹ 6,00,000 in India. Salaries estimates are based on 104978 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees in India.

The highest salary for a Software Engineer in India is ₹ 14,27,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Engineer in India is ₹ 3,00,000 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent software engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

₹14,86,507
per year
A Software Developer Engineer in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹14,86,507 per year
Additional Pay
₹250k cash bonus
₹1M stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹12,00,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹12,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
₹16,10,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Hyderabad Area area reported making ₹16,10,000 per year
Additional Pay
₹300k cash bonus
₹70k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Hyderabad Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹2,50,000
per year
A Software Engineer in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹2,50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹8,80,893
per year
A Software Engineer in the New Delhi Area area reported making ₹8,80,893 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New Delhi Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
₹45,000
monthly
A Software Development Engineer in the New Delhi Area area reported making ₹45,000 per month
Job Highlights
New Delhi Area area
Intern
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
₹18,00,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer (SDE) in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹18,00,000 per year
Additional Pay
₹250k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹13,00,000
per year
A Software Development Engineer (SDE) in the Chennai Area area reported making ₹13,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chennai Area area
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹3,35,998
per year
A Software Engineer in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹3,35,998 per year
Job Highlights
Bengaluru Area area
Intern
 
201 to 500 employees
College / University