PricewaterhouseCoopers more popularly known as PwC is the largest firm in the world extending a wide range of professional services including but not limited to legal services, actuarial services, financial advisory services, tax advisory services, and assurance services. PwC India furnishes the entire gamut of services that can be bracketed under the portfolio of Tax Regulatory and Consultative Services. It has offices in Ahmadabad, Chennai, Bangalore, Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, NCR, Hyderabad, and Poona. Â
It advances the above mentioned services to a wide range of organizations and establishments that can be grouped under the industries of Aerospace, Defence, Automotive, Industrial Manufacturing, Healthcare, Education, Financial services, Technology, and Retail and so on. PwC India can be the perfect launching pad for a budding chartered accountant or an IT professional who wants to reach the zenith in his or her area of specialization.

All the branches in India have a well developed organizational culture and offer a work environment that is conducive for professional growth and development. The firm also provides a compensation package that is highly lucrative. The salaries that are offered for different job positions are way above the industry standards. Salaries offered in PwC according to different categories like ‘job positions’, ‘years of experience’, by ‘city or state’, and so on have been presented in a tabular form in the following lines.

Average Salary Range based on job position or designation

Job Designation Median or Average Salary Range ( INR )
Business Associate (CA firm or Accounting firm) 2 74 000-8 00 800
Auditor 3 38 200-1 104 500
Business Consultant 2 95 400-1 512 330
Business Analyst (IT) 4 40 000-1 525 500
Business Process/Mgmt Consultant 3 23 500-2 623 000
Business Intelligence Consultant 3 45 700-1 435 050
Chartered Accountant 2 63 000-1 509 500
Human Resources Consultant 2 97 000-14 40 130
Customer Relationship ManagementConsultant 5 77 060-22 16 590
Telecommunications Consultant 3 94 200-13 06 000
Data Analyst 1 83 200-6 99 000
Information Technology Consultant 3 11 200-12 64 151
Enterprise Resource Planning Consultant 2 57 300-18 42 800
Management Consultant 5 46 125-24 08 010
Internal Auditor 1 54 580-7 44 050
Software Development Project Manager 7 76 700-21 41 500
Information Technology Project Manager 6 10 710-20 93 750
SAP Consultant 2 24 700-15 56 750
Senior Consultant (Energy) 4 06 500-18 27 060
Security Consultant (Information Technology) 2 15 660-8 42 533
Senior Software Engineer 4 94 418-13 21 540
Technical Architect 8 01 100-25 67 300

Of course, the above listing is not a comprehensive one as there are various other job positions.

Average Salary IN PWC According to Professional Qualification

Your entry level salary will undoubtedly depend upon your professional certification and if you can add to your qualification while working, you can expect a higher salary after a certain time period.

Professional Qualification or Certification Median Salary ( INR )
Certified Information Systems Auditor 6 95 090
SAP Certified Application Consultant 394207
Sun Certified Java Programmer 7 49 000
Chartered Accountant 536720
Microsoft Certified Professional 9 88 800
Cisco Certified Network Associate 7 35 880
Project Management Professional 18 87 800
Certified Public Accountant -657249

Years of Experience Average Salary ( INR )
0-1 years 4 48 700
1-4 years 5 98 240
5-9 years 9 92 595
10-19 years 16 78 509
20 years and above 50 64 665

Average Salary at PWC by City and State

The cost of living that is affected by transportation cost, accommodation cost, and other associated expenses varies from city to city. PwC takes into account the fact that an employee working in the Mumbai branch office will need to have a higher monthly budget compared to his counterpart in Kolkata.

City/State Average Salary ( INR )
Delhi 9 83 690
Gurgaon Haryana 7 00 970
Mumbai Maharashtra 9 89 360
Kolkata West Bengal 330725
Bangalore Karnataka 9 41 146

Average Salary According to Gender

PwC is a more than an equal opportunity employer as a typical female employee draws a higher salary compared to a male employee.

Gender Average Salary ( INR )
Female 8 67 400
Male -558603