Professionals from IT industry command the highest salaries, while Bengaluru has retained the tag as the highest paying city in the country, a report said. According to Randstad Insights Salary Trends Report 2019 released on Thursday, in Bengaluru, the average annual CTC for talent across junior level job profiles stood at Rs 5.27 lakh, whereas, it was Rs 16.45 lakh for mid-level and Rs 35.45 lakh for senior-level.
The report also revealed that professionals from IT industry command the highest average annual CTCs at junior level (Rs 4.96 lakh) and senior-level (Rs 35.84 lakh). Digital Marketing emerged as the highest-paid functional role for senior professionals, with an average annual CTC of Rs 35.65 lakh. The report also highlighted the ‘Hot Jobs for 2019’ that showcased roles that are in strong demand across industries, where talent in 6-10 years experience bracket are paid relatively higher remuneration as compared to other professionals in the same salary range.
Compliance Specialists topped the chart with an average annual CTC at Rs 31.09 lakh, followed by Python Specialists with a CTC of Rs 20.24 lakh, Hadoop Specialists at Rs 19.01 lakh and Specialist Doctors with a CTC of Rs 18.01 lakh.
The Randstad Insights Salary Trends Report 2019 analysed 1,00,000 jobs across 15 industry verticals and functions, spread across eight major cities.