Cognizant

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At Cognizant, we give organizations the insights to anticipate what customers want and act instantly to deliver on those demands. So they can achieve the goal of every modern business: staying one step ahe... read more

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Cognizant Associate Salaries in India

based on 39.1k salaries

Average Annual Salary

₹ 7,98,680

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31% more than the average Associate Salary in IT Services & Consulting Companies

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Estimated Take Home Salary

₹ 58,933 - ₹ 60,419/month
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Average Cognizant Associate salary in India is ₹ 8 Lakhs per year for employees with experience between 3 years to 9 years. Associate salary at Cognizant ranges between ₹ 6 Lakhs to ₹ 11.1 Lakhs per year. Salary estimates are based on 39.1k salaries received from various employees of Cognizant.

Last Updated: 11 Mar, 2022

Top Skills at Cognizant for Associates

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Project Management

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Test Cases

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Project Planning

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Test Strategy

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Knowledge Management

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Transition

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Change Management

8

ITIL

9

Requirement Gathering

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SQL

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UAT

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Unit Testing

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Floor Management

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Feedback

15

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Cognizant Associate Salary FAQs

What is the salary of Associate at Cognizant?
Average Cognizant Associate salary in India is ₹ 8 Lakhs for 3 to 9 years of experience. Associate salary at Cognizant ranges between ₹ 6 Lakhs to ₹ 11.1 Lakhs. According to our estimates it is 31% more than the average Associate Salary in IT Services & Consulting Companies. Salary estimates are based on 39.1k salaries received from various employees of Cognizant.
How does the salary as a Associate at Cognizant compare with the average salary range for this job?
The average salary for a Associate is ₹ 6.1 Lakhs per year in India, which is 31% more than the average salary of Associate at Cognizant which receives a salary of ₹ 8 Lakhs per year.
What are the top skills required to work as a Associate at Cognizant?
Project Management, Test Cases, Project Planning, Test Strategy and Knowledge Management are some of the popular skills required to work as a Associate at Cognizant.

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Cognizant Associate salary in India ranges between ₹ 6 Lakhs to ₹ 11.1 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 8 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 39.1k Cognizant salaries received from various employees of Cognizant.