The average Entry-Level Senior Test Engineer can expect to rake in roughly $79K annually. Final cash compensation to Entry-Level Senior Test Engineers varies from around $61K to approximately $110K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $10K and $25K, respectively. Men make up the vast majority of Entry-Level Senior Test Engineers (86 percent) who took the survey. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Senior Test Engineers is high. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$60,699 - $105,148
$61K
$79K
$110K
MEDIAN: $78,711
10%
50%
90%

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$35.85 - $42.27
$40
MEDIAN: $39.93
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,699 - $105,148  
   
Bonus
$498.89 - $9,787  
Profit Sharing
$1,007 - $24,941  
Total Pay (?
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$61,200 - $110,437  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 124
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$39.93  
   
Overtime
$40.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$498.89 - $9,787  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,007 - $24,941  
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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$61,200 - $110,437  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Key Stats for Senior Test Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
059
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
36%
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Skills That Affect Senior Test Engineer Salaries

Labview
up arrow 10%

Engineering Design
up arrow 9%

Test Engineering
up arrow 4%

System Testing
up arrow 1%

National Average
$81,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Data Analysis
up arrow 4%

Test Automation
up arrow 5%

Test Planning
up arrow 5%

Linux
up arrow 8%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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