Chandigarh not only attracts individuals looking for good opportunities, but also a higher salary structure. The small union territory is the first planned city in India and serves as the capital of two states, Haryana and Punjab. According to a recent survey, it is ranked among the top 50 cities globally for outsourcing and IT services destinations. Chandigarh tops the list among Indian States with the highest per capita income which is about Rs.1,00,000.
A huge number of medium to large industries in the Public and Private sector generate a large number of job opportunities in industries as like paper manufacturing, machinery, metals, alloys, etc. Other industries that offer good jobs and salaries are machine tools, sanitary ware, auto parts, electrical appliances, pharmaceuticals, etc. Chandigarh's IT Park also contributes to large number of IT jobs in the city. Moreover, the proximity to Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Punjab and Himachal Pradesh attracts businesses in the different section which eventually leads to more jobs in the city.
|Software Engineer makes about||Rs. 3,50,000|
|Senior Software Engineer||Rs. 6,00,000|
|PHP Developer||Rs. 1,50,000|
|Software Developer||Rs. 3,00,000|
|Area Sales Manager||Rs. 6,00,000|
|Human Resources (HR) Manager||Rs. 3, 80,000|
Infosys hires a large number of employees in private sector in Chandigarh and offers the best salaries in the industry.
|Senior Systems Engineer||Rs. 4,30,000|
|Technology Analyst||Rs. 6,00,000|
|Senior Associate Consultant||Rs. 9,00,000|
|Senior Systems Engineer||Rs. 4,00,000|
|Systems Engineer||Rs. 3,00,000|
|Software Engineer||Rs. 4,00,000|
The scope of Government Jobs in Chandigarh is wide and can ranges from jobs in information technology, Police services, Banking services, Medical College & Hospital, Agriculture, Public services, Road Transport Development, Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh Housing Board, Tourism, Health sector, etc.
|Nurse and midwife||Rs. 1,20,000|
|Court Manager for High Court||Rs. 2,40,000|
|Project Fellow at Punjab University||Rs. 2,00,000|
|Assistant Professor||Rs. 10,00,000|
|Senior Assistant||Rs. 2,50,000|
|Field Investigator for PGIMER||Rs. 2,10,000|
|Study Coordinator at PGIMER||Rs. 4,50,000|
|Data Analyst||Rs. 6,00,000|
|Web Developer||Rs. 2,50,000|
|Section Officer||Rs. 1,20,000|
|Clerk in Punjab and Haryana High Court||Rs. 50,000|
As per a recent survey and data compiled on residences, earnings and investment, Chandigarh was among the coveted list of best cities to reside, earn or invest in. This is a city with most employment opportunities, after Gurgaon, Faridabad, Noida, etc. The parameters that are focused on are education, environment, health, public facilities, safety, entertainment and salaries. Chandigarh looks impressive in the list based on its growth rate of employment, listings on popular jobs, per capita income, etc. There are many IT firms that are now investing in Chandigarh and so people searching for IT based jobs can find better opportunities here. The city is well connected to some of the megacities like New Delhi offering better accessibility.
Last Updated: 06/12/2014