Many people appears in Chartered Accountancy course & many of them cleared CA final & became the CA. But then they just sit in interview & get a handsome package that they deserve. On average 8500 student appears in campus placement of ICAI.
On an average package for CA student ranker is around Rs. 20 Lacs per annum. For first attempt cleared an average package is Rs. 12 lacs per annum & for others approx 8lacs per annum. But some highest packages are below:
1. Till now the highest package that is offered is Rs. 76.32 Lakhs p.a. in campus placement of ICAI held in September 2016. The main thing to be noted that the person who get that amount of package is not a Topper in any stage of CA nor cleared CA exam in one attempt.
2. Rs.70 Lakhs Salary package is also offered in campus placement by ICAI held on Nov 2010.
3. A package of Rs. 58 Lakhs are also offered in November 2015 in a campus placement of ICAI. Person who get this package is neither a CA final ranker nor Cleared CA in one attempt.
4. Rs. 41.6 Lakhs Salary are also offered in the year 2016 in campus placement by ICAI.
5. Rs. 35.20 Lakhs Salary package are also offered to fresher CA in 2015.
Conclusion: As you can see that highest package is provided to a non ranker so we can say rank matters a little but knowledge matters a huge.