SOFTWARE ENGINEER SALARY IN CHENNAI, INDIA

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Average gross salary for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY
INR 824,077
Average gorss salary (USD) for Software Engineer GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 13,411
Average net salary for Software Engineer NET SALARY
INR 673,374
The most typical salary for Software Engineer MOST TYPICAL GROSS
INR 832,500
  Updated: 15 Aug 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 18%
  Salary entries: 22

Software Engineer Earnings in Chennai, India

Average salary for Software Engineer in Chennai, India is INR 824,077.

Average take home earning is INR 673,374 (Net).

The most typical salary is INR 832,500 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (22 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
23 % INR 1,497,500
59 % INR 832,500
73 % INR 533,333
95 % INR 227,140
100 % INR 144,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Chennai INR 824,077 US$ 13,411 22
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHENNAI, INDIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
35K US$ 38,702 INR 2,600,000
01
25K US$ 23,030 INR 1,497,500
04
15K US$ 14,608 INR 832,500
08
8K US$ 8,136 INR 533,333
03
4K US$ 4,127 INR 227,140
05
2K US$ 2,309 INR 144,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHENNAI, INDIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 14,586 INR 920,888 18
Women US$ 4,002 INR 253,704 01
N/A US$ 9,497 INR 433,333 03

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHENNAI, INDIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 16,143 INR 1,150,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 14,755 INR 871,181 11
Bachelors Degree US$ 11,659 INR 739,670 10

Software Engineer workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Chennai, India. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses INR 1,150,000. While Software Engineer workers with Bachelors Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of INR 739,670. This is 38.46% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHENNAI, INDIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
12-16 Years US$ 38,702 INR 2,600,000 01
8-12 Years US$ 19,840 INR 1,275,000 06
4-8 Years US$ 11,968 INR 677,875 08
2-4 Years US$ 7,777 INR 459,750 04
1-2 Years US$ 4,070 INR 236,852 02
0-1 Year US$ 2,309 INR 144,000 01

Software Engineer workers in Chennai, India with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of INR 2,600,000 compared to INR 144,000 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 1576.14%.


  SALARY BY AGE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHENNAI, INDIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
33-38 US$ 21,197 INR 1,457,666 03
27-32 US$ 17,414 INR 1,065,875 08
22-26 US$ 7,956 INR 491,213 08
N/A US$ 9,497 INR 433,333 03
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   SOFTWARE ENGINEER   CHENNAI, INDIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 13,244 INR 820,462 21
Self Employed US$ 16,927 INR 900,000 01
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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    SOFTWARE ENGINEER

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. United States United States Software Engineer US$ 105,873 US$ 105,873 192
2. Australia Australia Software Engineer in Australia US$ 82,756 AU$ 88,047 21
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Software Engineer in United Kingdom US$ 79,574 GBP 53,652 23
4. Germany Germany Software Engineer in Germany US$ 74,390 EUR 61,223 51
5. Mexico Mexico Software Engineer in Mexico US$ 44,122 MXN 725,522 09
6. Russia Russia Software Engineer in Russia US$ 25,878 RUB 1,154,068 13
7. Malaysia Malaysia Software Engineer in Malaysia US$ 24,416 MYR 87,216 47
8. India India Software Engineer in India US$ 19,258 INR 1,152,253 200
9. Indonesia Indonesia Software Engineer in Indonesia US$ 12,775 IDR 153,966,666 06

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(8/8)  TECHNICAL LEAD


 Posted: 15 Aug 2020

Doctorate Degree, 8-12 years: "Unix, Abinitio, Hadoop."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,150,000
US$ 16,143


(7/8)  PRODUCTION SUPPORT ANALYST


 Posted: 03 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Sql, UNIX, application production support."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,600,000
US$ 22,460


(6/8)  AUTOMATION TEST ENGINEER


 Posted: 18 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Automation Test Engineer."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 623,000
US$ 8,745


(5/8)  JAVA ENGINEER


 Posted: 15 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Handle the backend of the company and improve database."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,000,000
US$ 15,774


(4/8)  TEST ENGINEER


 Posted: 27 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "How to create a process that would best test a particular product in manufacturing and related disciplines in order to assure that the product meets applicable specifications."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 253,704
US$ 4,002


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(3/8)  QA ENGINEER


 Posted: 03 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Automate test using selenium and Java."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,440,000
US$ 22,715


(2/8)  BI ANALYST


 Posted: 31 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Senior BI Analyst."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,350,000
US$ 21,295


(1/8)  TEAM LEAD


 Posted: 27 May 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Team lead financial software developer handing a team."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 960,000
US$ 15,143


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