Senior Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Automation Engineer with Java Skills Salary

An average Test Automation Engineer with Java skills can expect to take home roughly $97K annually. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Test Automation Engineers with Java skills. Most Test Automation Engineers with Java skills survey respondents are men (77 percent). Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$70,946 - $128,489
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$97K
$130K
MEDIAN: $97,438
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$31.65 - $60.36
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$0$130K
Salary $70,946 - $128,489
Bonus $-0.49 - $10,695
Profit Sharing $11,625
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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$71,147 - $130,257
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 123
Hourly Data $0$60
Hourly Rate $31.65 - $60.36
Overtime $20.00
Annual Data $0$130K
Bonus $-0.49 - $10,695
Profit Sharing $11,625
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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$71,147 - $130,257
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Automation Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Automation Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Automation Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 35 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Automation Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 85 salaries. An experienced Senior Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Automation Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $103,000 based on 66 salaries. A Senior Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Automation Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $99,717

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Test Automation Engineers with Java skills, San Jose provides a pay rate that is 19 percent greater than the national average. Test Automation Engineers with Java skills will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+16 percent) and New York (+8 percent). San Diego is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 14 percent.

Key Stats for Senior Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Automation Engineer

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Senior Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Automation Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲3%

▲3%

Late-Career
▲1%

National Average
$100,000

Entry-Level
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 16%
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