Ahmedabad has experienced a sea change in the last couple of years. It is making significant contributions to the employment sectors, as well as, industrial development of the region. It is getting upper hand in oil-mining jobs, IT jobs, marketing jobs, etc. People come here seeking new career options in medical, Engineering, Information Technology, Hotels, Call Centers, Teaching and Research. It is no surprise to see a growing number of people moving to Ahmedabad because of the better quality of life in the city, endless job opportunities, and of course, some of the best salaries in the industry.
Top institutes like IIM, NID, and NIFT produce entrepreneurs, startups and businesses that create more job opportunities in the city. Some of the biggest Pharmaceutical companies have their corporate offices at Ahmedabad and the city is the top name for Medical Transcription jobs. Some of the major industries here are chemical industries, textile industry, information technology industry and pharmaceutical industries. Want to know how much you’re worth in Ahmedabad or what kind of salaries the city offers? Well, read on to learn more.
IIM Ahmedabad has witnessed higher salary offers for its candidates by at least 10-15%. The average salaries offered in 2013 were Rs 16-17 lakhs. Plus, the total number of offers too have risen. Consulting firms and firms like RPG Group and Capgemini India too offer higher wages than before.
|Project Manager in Information Technology can make||Rs 600000 to Rs 2400000 per year|
|Business Process and Management Consultant earns||Rs 300000 – Rs 1900000|
|Management Consultant makes||Rs 850000 – Rs 2200000|
|Chief Executive Officer makes||Rs 2100000 – Rs 8200000|
|Marketing Manager earns||Rs 500000 – Rs 1900000|
|Diploma holders of Master of Business Administration earn||Rs 625000 – Rs 3400000|
|Bachelor's Degree holders earn||Rs 600000 – Rs 3000000|
|Master of Business Administration Finance makes||Rs 720000 – Rs 4000000|
|MBA in Marketing/ Management makes||Rs 800000 – Rs 2500000|
|MBA General makes||Rs 400000 – Rs 3000000|
|Doctorate (Ph D) can make between||Rs 1300000 – Rs 4000000|
|Post Graduate Diploma Finance earns||Rs 600000 – Rs 5000000|
Salaries offered by the leading Companies in India for MBA’s
|ICICI Bank Ltd||Rs 800000 – 1400000|
|HSBC||Rs 950000 – 4000000|
|PricewaterhouseCoopers||(PwC) – 1200000 – 1600000|
|Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp.||Rs 900000 – 1500000|
|International Business Machines (IBM) Corp||Rs 535000 – 1200000|
|Infosys Limited||Rs 800000 -1500000|
|IBM Global Services||Rs 500000 -1500000|
|HCL Technologies Limited||Rs 1100000 – 2900000|
|Accenture||Rs 700000 -1500000|
|Wipro Technologies Limited||Rs 935000 -1400000|
The attractive salary packages in Ahmedabad offer excellent options for budding aspirants, especially the students. According to The Economist, the IIM ranks among the best B Schools. National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, is one of the most reputed institutions in the field of design education and research and is listed among the top Asian programs in the world.
Latest Government Jobs in Gujarat
Blessed with good infrastructure, uninterrupted electricity and good roads, the fast economic growth is creating some of the best Government Jobs. There are vacancies in Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute with lucrative salaries. Current Jobs in 2014 are available in State Health Society, PEB Steel Life Sciences, Printing Cement Chip Design, IT Infrastructure, government banking, etc.
Why Move To Ahmedabad?
Ahmedabad is a great city to live in and is also inexpensive in terms of healthcare costs, travel bills and rents. The existing IT hubs like Bangalore are already saturated and people find better opportunities in the emerging cities like Ahmedabad. The city is urbanized, culturally rich, and is worth exploring. Ahmedabad textile industry dates back to the 19th century and employs thousands of people from across the country. The garments manufactured here are exported across the world and it is still known as the Manchester of India. The prosperity of textile industry is the mainstay of the city’s economy.
Electricity and cheap labor are easily available, and as the city is located very near to the sea, trade via export and import gets easier. The city is one of the largest exporters of gemstones, as well as, the largest supplier of denim. The automobile industry is flourishing here, and we come across auto giants like Ford, Suzuki, Peugeot established here, modernizing the city’s infrastructure. There is improvement in water supply, electricity and communications, larger and better roads, etc. The industry of information technology too has advanced at a fast pace here. Ahmedabad ranks fifth among the most competitive cities in the country, in terms of education, jobs and better salaries in a number of important fields.