A Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Tester earns an average salary of C$45,009 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Software Test and Test Planning. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$30,920 - C$72,286
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MEDIAN: C$41,606
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C$25,491 - C$71,485  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$40,355

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Key Stats for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Tester

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
18%
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Experience Affects Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Tester Salaries

Experienced
▲81%

Mid-Career
▲41%

National Average
C$40,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Tester Salaries

Software Test
▲36%

Test Planning
▲36%

National Average
C$40,000

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 33%
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