The Top 3 Highest Paying Careers in India



Everyone strives to achieve top ranks in the academic world so that they can pursue a career that pays them well. The ambition of every student is to study hard, get a qualification in the fiend that are passionate about and basically get a job that pays really well. Thanks to pre-placement offers, a student can get a high paying job even before stepping out of college.


India is the third largest economy in the world. It is one of the rapidly developing nations in the world. It has maintained its dignity by giving liberty to its citizens to indulge themselves into any field of work. Due to this fact, the Indian job market is booming left and right. There are various private companies and government organizations waiting to employ and pay excellent salaries to deserving professionals.


Curious to know about the highest paid professions in India? Let us take a quick peek at some of the top career options that are extremely lucrative. Here is a list of top 3 highest paying careers in India:



  • MBAs (Management Professionals)


Master’s in Business Administration is a degree that allows you to get into one of the top-paying careers in India today. Though there are a large number of ‘B’ grade schools in India that offer degrees in Management, but those coming from premier institutes such as IIMs, IITs, XLRI and Symbiosis earn high salaries. You can easily expect INR 8 Lakh to INR 10 Lakh per annum as a fresher. Even ‘B’ grade schools’ MBA graduates can earn INR 4 Lakh to INR 6 Lakh per annum as fresher.


Generally they start their career as trainees and undergo a period of extensive training. Later on, they become Management Professionals with salary payouts as high as INR 25 Lakh to INR 30 Lakh per annum. If you have a unique set of skills then you can earn even more. The demand of MBA graduates in India is increasing day by day, and they are paid very well in any part of India.



  • IT & Software Professionals


India has been identified as an IT hub for the whole world. Most of the IT experts belong to India. Thanks to the recent boom in information technology, this industry has always been in high demand. This sector is said to be recession-proof and this is the reason why the employees with jobs in this sector are paid much higher than any other sector.


The payout in this sector varies in terms of how experienced an individual is. For a trainee software engineer who is a fresh graduate the salary might be average, between INR 1.5 Lakh to INR 2.5 Lakh per annum. But if you stay put, work hard and climb the ladder of success you can ultimately get seniority with high payouts up to INR 20 Lakh per annum.



  • Chartered Accountants (CA)


Chartered Accountancy is one the most sought after career options in India. It is the duty of every individual employee and company to update and maintain their books of accounts which shall be provided to the Government in a prescribed manner for annual returns. This computation of income is mostly carried out by Chartered Accountants. They can work in different areas like financial accounting, tax management, cost accounting, banking and consultancy.


Though the course is very demanding in terms of hard work and understanding, one can earn almost INR 8 Lakh to INR 10 Lakh per annum in the initial stages. With the increase in number of years and experience, a professional Chartered Accountants salary also increases as high as INR 25 Lakh per annum.




With some hard work and dedication the above discussed professions can help you earn handsomely not only in India, but in any good economies of the world.


Author Bio: – Jenifer is an academic consultant and an assignment writer by profession. She helps students who feel difficulty in choosing the right field in university to get a good career start. Find her on Facebook to get consultancy.

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