“Engineering is a fantastic base for any career.”
Whether you are someone aspiring to become an engineer and pursue B.Tech or already midway through your graduation, whether you are planning for a career change to engineering or a parent worried about what various engineering jobs lie ahead for your child.
What are the highest paying B. Tech Jobs in India?
In this article, we will take you through the 7 best engineering jobs considering salary and career scope that you can pursue after B.Tech in India.
Let us dive right into all the information as we have a lot to share.
jobs in India and worldwide offer great salary packages with a decent work-life progression to engineers. Also with consistent hard work, you can step up to key senior positions quite soon.
Here are the top 7 engineering jobs in India
1. Computer Science Jobs
As a computer science engineer, you will be designing and handling the hardware & software systems. Also, the job includes building software systems, programming, and updating hardware. Computer Science engineers are the highest-paid engineers at the moment.
2. Petroleum Jobs
Manage oil and gas field evaluation, development, & production Devise new methods for oil and gas extraction from deposits.
Inspect the possible site, quantity, and quality of hydrocarbon reserves
3. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI / ML) Jobs
As an AI/ML engineer, you will be researching, developing, and creating self-operating AI systems to automate forecasting analytics.
4. Aerospace Jobs
Aerospace engineers create aircraft, missiles, national defence systems, and spacecraft. In the majority of cases, they either work for national governments or companies in the field of industrial production, structural analysis, and research & innovation.
5. Nuclear plant Jobs
Nuclear engineers examine the structural and radiation transport phenomena associated with nuclear reactor systems. They also work on various phenomena such as heat exchange, fluid mechanics, chemical changes, and material response.
6. Mechanical Engineering Jobs
Mechanical engineers deal with the development, designing, inspecting and construction of mechanical devices (e.g. machines, tools, & engines) and sensors.
7. Electronics & Communication Engineering Jobs
Electronics & Communication engineers design and run tests of electronic circuits & communications equipment such as transmitters, receivers, and integrated circuits.
Which Engineer Has the Highest Salary in India?
||Top Hiring Companies
||Various Job Roles
|Computer Science Engineers
||Entry Level Pay- 3 LPA
Highest Salary- 40 LPA
Senior Level Salary-35 LPA
Data Warehouse Analyst
Computer Network Architect
Computer Hardware Engineer
Computer Systems Analyst
| Petroleum Engineers
||Entry Level Pay- 2.5 LPA
Highest Salary- 35-40 LPA
Senior Level Salary-8-10 LPA
||Natural resources international ltd.
||Lead Petroleum Engineer
| Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI / ML) Engineer
||Entry Level Pay- 8-9 LPA
Highest Salary- 20-25LPA
Senior Level Salary-18-22 LPA
||Principal Data Scientist
Machine Learning Engineer
Machine Learning Researchers
Data Mining and Analysis
Business Intelligence Developer
||Entry Level Pay- 5-6 LPA
Highest Salary- 30 LPA
Senior Level Salary-20 LPA
Indian Air Force
Military Aerospace Engineer
Inspector and Compliance Officer
| Nuclear Engineer
||Entry Level Pay- 4-5 LPA
Highest Salary- 12 LPA
Senior Level Salary- 13LPA
||Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR)
Uranium Corporation of India
The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited.
Nuclear Thermal Power Corporation
DHIO Research and Engineering Pvt. Ltd.
||Nuclear System Engineer
Radiation Engineer Atomic Process Engineer
Reactor Projects Engineers
Nuclear Radiation Engineer System Engineer
Nuclear Steam Supply System Engineers
| Mechanical Engineer
||Entry Level Pay- 3-4 LPA
Highest Salary- 18-20 LPA
Senior Level Salary- 15 LPA
Mahindra & Mahindra
The Godrej Group
Larsen & Toubro Group
Research and development supervisor
Control and Instrumentation Engineer
|Electronics & Communication Engineer
||Entry Level Pay- 3 LPA
Highest Salary- 14 LPA
Senior Level Salary- 12-14 LPA
Bajaj Electrical Ltd
Tata Electric Company
||Embedded Software Engineer
Desktop Support Engineer
Network Planning Engineer
Field Test Engineer
Senior Engineer (Private & Government sector)
Computer Science jobs are the highest-paid in India and worldwide at the moment. Not only the demand for them is really high, but they are paid an average salary of 10-12 LPA. For experienced and high-skilled folks, the salary can go as high as 50 LPA. The salary for candidates with a degree in M.Tech in Computer Science goes even higher allowing you to explore the academic side of the industry.
Which B.E/B.tec degree is the Best for the Future?
During the last few years, the demand for this B.tech stream has drastically increased. Big MNCs hire computer science engineers offering them an entry-level pay of around INR 3 lakhs to 1 crore per year. IT firms such as Microsoft, Oracle, Facebook, Twitter, and Accenture along with financial sector biggies such as Moody’s, City Bank, Meryl & Lynch, Bank of America, etc., regularly recruit computer science engineers in their workforce.
Here is a list of the best engineering jobs for the future:
- Data Science
- Agricultural Engineers
- Biomedical Engineers
- Project Engineers
- Environmental Engineers
- Telecommunication Engineers
- Plastic Engineers
- Alternative Energy Engineer.
- Systems Software Engineers
These are the most in-demand engineering streams in the upcoming decade, as suggested by trends. Therefore, you can consider pursuing engineering courses in one of these options.
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