Satya Nadella: Salary In Rupees, Net Worth, Education & Children

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is one of the most prominent businesspeople in the world. He was appointed CEO of Microsoft in 2014, and he had some big shoes to fill — founder Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer had previously been CEOs. But Satya Nadella’s career as Microsoft CEO has been exceptional, seeing him oversee a meteoric rise in Microsoft’s stock price. Here’s everything you want to know about Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.

Staya Nadella’s salary is amongst the highest of any tech executive in the world

Satya Nadella Salary In Rupees

Satya Nadella is among the highest paid tech executives in the world — his salary in rupees would amaze most people. Satya Nadella’s salary was $2.5 million (Rs. 17 crore) in 2020. Apart from his salary, Satya Nadella received a cash bonus of $10.2 million (Rs. 71 crore). In addition to his salary and bonus, Satya Nadella was awarded stock awards of $31 million (Rs. 220 crore). After putting together his equity award and his bonus, Satya Nadella’s salary in rupees is $44.2 million (Rs. 308 crore).

Satya Nadella Net Worth

Satya Nadella’s net worth is in keeping with his stature as the CEO of one of the world’s most valuable comapnies. As of March 2020, Satya Nadella’s net worth is $387 million (Rs. 2700 crore). Nadella owns approximately 280,174 shares of Microsoft stock, which is valued at over $185 million.

Satya Nadella Children

Satya Nadella has three children —  Zain Nadella, Divya Nadella, Tara Nadella.

Satya Nadella son

Zain Nadella had suffered from in-utero asphyxiation when he was a baby. He has cerebral palsy and is legally blind. He is confined to a wheelchair. Satya Nadella says that the experience of raising Zain Nadella has taught him valuable life lessons. “To say that period of time was difficult is an understatement,” he says. But Nadella says his situation has made him stronger, and also given him a unique perspective on the journeys of disabled people, especially when they interacted with technology.

Satya Nadella and his son Zain Nadella

Satya Nadella daughter

Satya Nadella has two daughters. They are named Divya Nadella and Tara Nadella. With his wife and daughters, Satya Nadella lives in Bellevue, Washington.

Satya Nadella Education

Staya Nadella School

Satya Nadella attended the Hyderabad Public School in Begumpet, Hyderabad. Satya Nadella’s school is famous for producing several CEOs, including Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen, Wipro CEO TK Kurien and Prem Watsa, CEO of Fairfax Holdings.

Satya Nadella BTech

Satya Nadella got a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Manipal University. He graduated with his BTech degree in electrical engineering in 1988.

Satya Nadella MS

After finishing college, Satya Nadella moved to the US to continue his education for his Masters degree. In 1990, he completed his MS in Computer Science from Univerisity of Wisconsin

Satya Nadella MBA

Satya Nadella also has an MBA. He received his MBA degree from University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 1997. Satya Nadella’s education includes three degrees — BTech, MS and MBA.

Satya Nadella Wife

Satya Nadella’s wife is Anupama Nadella. Satya Nadella married Anupama Nadella in 1992. She was his junior at Manipal University, and was pursuing a BArch in the Faculty of Architecture. Anupama Nadella was also the daughter of Satya Nadella’s IAS batchmate.

Satya Nadella and his wife Anupama Nadella
Satya Nadella with his wife Anupama Nadella

Satya Nadella Early Life

Satya Nadella was born in Hyderabad, and his early life was spent there. He belongs to the state of Telangana. His mother tongue is Telugu.

Satya Nadella Parents — Father And Mother

Satya Nadella’s father’s name is Bukkapuram Nadella Yugandhar. He was an IAS officer of the 1962 batch. Satya Nadella’s mother’s name is Prabhavati. She was a Sanskrit Lecturer.

Satya Nadella IIT Rank And Book

Satya Nadella did not have an IIT rank. He attended Manipal University. Satya Nadella has written a book named “Hit Refresh: The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft’s Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone”. The semi biographical book has stories about his early life and his career at Microsoft.