India’s premier automobile manufacturing company ‘Maruti Suzuki India Ltd’ that is endearingly known as ‘Maruti’ started rolling out cars from 1983 though the organization was incorporated in 1981. Gradually, MUL (Maruti Udyog Limited) went on to become the largest automobile company in the country in terms of total car sales and annual revenues earned. The first model ‘Maruti 800′ became such a hit with the populace that it was dubbed as the veritable ‘Indian Volkswagen’. Every fourth car you see on Indian roads is a Maruti. Its market share is nearly 40% in the passenger car segment in India.

Maruti manufactures and markets 17 different models of automobiles including hatchbacks, sedans, SUVs (small utility vehicles), MUVs (multi-utility vehicles), and sports utility vehicles. The ten millionth automobile rolled out of the Manesar plant in Haryana in 2012. The annual revenues of MUL in the financial year 2012-13 were 5.7 US$ billion or 369.34 billion INR. The names of the different Maruti models like ‘Alto’ ‘Zen’, ‘Grand Vitara’, ‘Ritz’, and ‘Swift’ are quite appealing and catchy.

The company sells about 8, 00, 000 vehicles every year and exports over 50,000 units on an annual basis. Maruti has two assembly line production units in Manesar and Gurgaon (both in Haryana) and both the units have a combined capacity to manufacture more than 14 lakhs vehicles on an annual basis. There are approximately 9,000 dedicated professionals employed with Maruti who work with missionary zeal and passion to churn out 150 variations of 17 different models.

A Career in Maruti Udyog Limited

The company has always readily admitted and acknowledged that it has been able to become the numero uno in the Indian automobile sector because of the contribution of its employees. If you get an opportunity to work in the organization you’ll not only realise what is it that makes Maruti click but in the process also discover you true worth or potential and capitalize on it. Experienced working professionals and young graduates dream of getting a break in MUL. The working culture in the organization is very uplifting and enriching as it provides equal opportunities for employment and advancement to all. The organization provides a very healthy and safe working atmosphere as the management is acutely aware of the fact that to contribute your best, you’d need to be financially secure and get job satisfaction.

Salaries in MUL

Being the nation’s vanguard automobile producing conglomerate, it does not need to be explicitly mentioned that MUL pays exceptionally high salaries to its employees which is 44% above the industry norms. Apart from paying lucrative salaries, Maruti also offers attractive incentives and perks to its employees. Salary structures by designation, location, experience and other yardsticks have been illustrated in the following tables.

Salaries According to Job Positions

Job Position or Designation Average Salary ( INR )
Assistant Manager (Quality Control) 2 02 900-8 48 600
Assistant Production Manager 2 71 070-6 44 280
Assistant Plant Manager (Operations) 2 69 920-8 55 200
General or Operations Manager 9 80 380-66 54 500
Project Manager (Engineering) 6 32 970-22 58 458
Mechanical Engineer 1 59 800-12 09 400
R & D Manager 4 24 635-23 57 875
Graduate Engineer Trainee 4 50 000-5 80 000
Deputy Manager 6 20 000-10 10 000
Manager 10 31 000-20 20 000
Electrical Engineer 3 48 000-3 72 000
Accountant 2 28 000-2 52 000
Sales Representative 1 68 000-1 92 000

Average Salary in terms of Experience

Years of Experience Average Salary ( INR )
0-1 year 4 74 850
1-4 years 4 90 579
5-9 years 7 62 910
10-19 years 15 71 117
20 years- 23 18 476

Average City-wise Salary

City (state) Average Salary ( INR )
Delhi (NCR) 4 74 110
New Delhi 4 90 000
Gurgaon (Haryana) 8 94 633
Gurgaon (NCR) 6 44 190
Mumbai (Maharashtra) 5 89 585

Average State-wise Salary

State or Union Territory Average Salary ( INR )
Delhi 5 47 467
Haryana 8 94 629
Maharashtra 6 00 000

Average Salary According to Certification

Certification Average Salary ( INR )
Mechanical Engineering (Diploma) 4 99 942
Chartered Accountant 20 00 000
Mechanical Engineering (Diploma) 9 00 000

Average Salary According to Gender

Maruti is more than an equal opportunity employer as it pays a higher salary to a typical female employee.

Gender Average Salary ( INR )
Male 438103
Female 36732

*Salaries are subject to change with time