The average salary for a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer is £28,627 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

£19,715 - £40,905
£20K
£29K
£41K
MEDIAN: £28,627
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90%

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£10.07 - £24.83
£10
£16
£25
MEDIAN: £15.76
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£15K£30K£45K
Salary
£19,715 - £40,905  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,898  
Profit Sharing
£275.00  
Total Pay (?
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£19,827 - £43,117  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 219
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£12£24£36
Hourly Rate
£10.07 - £24.83  
   
Overtime
£8.73 - £33.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£24K£48K£72K
Bonus
£0.00 - £3,898  
   
Profit Sharing
£275.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£19,827 - £43,117  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 145 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 74 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 44 salaries. A Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £29,146

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Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Salaries

▲17%

▲12%

▲9%

National Average
₤29,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Salaries


National Average
₤29,000






Internal Audit
▼19%

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 47%