Chennai

Salaries in Chennai, India

How much would I make in Chennai? How would my salary compare to other places? Here’s Teleports overview of income and salary rankings by profession in Chennai, India.

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Software Engineer salaries in Chennai are very low. For this job type, Chennai ranks 242nd for salaries among 265 cities. Get access to our salary comparison calculator by signing up. Compare salaries city by city with our free salary wizard and convert your own salary to a local salary in Chennai.

Estimated annual salary (in USD)

$14,764
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Salary rankings by profession

Job typeMedian salary (USD)RangeSalary ranking compared to all cities
C Level Executive$52,569
208/265
Chef$31,015
94/265
Data Scientist$29,934
190/265
Fashion Designer$22,516
182/265
Lecturer$22,195
185/265
Office Manager$22,010
188/265
IT Manager$21,852
219/265
Architect$20,406
192/265
Finance Manager$19,465
240/265
Project Manager$18,412
226/265
Operations Manager$18,161
237/265
Sales Manager$17,625
228/265
Human Resources Manager$17,452
218/265
Financial Analyst$17,155
231/265
Accountant$16,319
213/265
Dentist$16,308
239/265
Product Manager$16,292
240/265
Nurse$16,249
201/265
Mechanical Engineer$16,132
228/265
Web Developer$15,583
237/265
Account Manager$15,494
233/265
Chemical Engineer$15,391
233/265
Software Engineer$14,764
242/265
Executive Assistant$13,397
229/265
Physician$13,366
247/265
Marketing Manager$13,350
241/265
Attorney$12,929
236/265
Business Development$12,008
246/265
Electrical Engineer$11,684
236/265
Copywriter$11,537
227/265
Industrial Designer$11,524
234/265
Civil Engineer$11,459
236/265
Business Analyst$11,443
243/265
Hardware Engineer$10,904
247/265
Administrative Assistant$10,460
225/265
Data Analyst$10,329
243/265
Web Designer$10,321
240/265
Content Marketing$10,293
239/265
UX Designer$10,043
247/265
Mobile Developer$9,955
247/265
Research Scientist$8,628
249/265
Teacher$8,292
245/265
Postdoctoral Researcher$8,282
242/265
Systems Administrator$8,271
247/265
Customer Support$8,132
234/265
Graphic Designer$7,124
246/265
QA Engineer$6,249
256/265
Interior Designer$4,482
260/265
Pharmacist$3,113
262/265
Cashier$2,650
252/265
Receptionist$2,537
260/265
Waiter$1,882
256/265

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