A Quality Assurance Analyst earns an average salary of $51,459 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Regression Testing, Software Test, and Test Planning. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Quality Assurance Analyst Total Pay (?
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$35,866 - $74,535
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MEDIAN: $51,458
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Quality Assurance Analyst Total Pay (?
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$12.28 - $35.14
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$35,866 - $74,535  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,224  
Profit Sharing
$193.92 - $6,054  
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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$31,569 - $75,873  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,415
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.28 - $35.14  
   
Overtime
$17.53 - $38.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,224  
   
Profit Sharing
$193.92 - $6,054  
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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$31,569 - $75,873  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,415
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Job Description for Quality Assurance Analyst
Quality assurance analysts are typically tasked with testing products to ensure that they meet the standards that a company is looking for. This means that the product is reliable, functional, and user-friendly. Quality assurance analysts can work at software companies, manufacturing plants, and any other service facilities or corporations where checking the quality of a product is important. Many quality assurance analysts work at software companies, checking the software to make sure that it is of the highest quality.
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Quality Assurance Analyst Tasks
  • Analyze, interpret, and communicate qualitative and quantitative findings from tests.
  • Monitor bug resolution efforts and track results and known defects.
  • Design, prioritize, and implement test plans, scenarios, scripts, or procedures.
  • Participate in process reviews to inform development of products and resolution of defects.
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Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance Analyst
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Experience Affects Quality Assurance Analyst Salaries

National Average
$49,000

Skills That Affect Quality Assurance Analyst Salaries

Quality Improvement / QA
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Quality Assurance / Quality Control
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Data Analysis
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$49,000
Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Gender
Female
56%
female alumni
 
Male
44%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 14%
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