Median pay for Mid-Career Software Design Engineer in Tests is around $100K per year. Work is enjoyable for Mid-Career Software Design Engineer in Tests, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and most collect vision insurance. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$71,400 - $116,481
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MEDIAN: $99,990
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Salary
$71,400 - $116,481  
   
Bonus
$7,520  
Profit Sharing
$1,965  
Total Pay (?
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$69,536 - $124,535  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $99,004

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For Mid-Career Software Design Engineer in Tests, busy Redmond offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 11 percent above the national average. In Seattle, salaries are 6 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

Key Stats for Software Design Engineer in Test (SDET)

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
5-9 years
94%
10-19 years
6%
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Skills That Affect Software Design Engineer in Test (SDET) Salaries

.NET
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C#
up arrow 11%

C++
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SQL
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National Average
$99,000

Microsoft SQL Server
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 87%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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