The average salary for a Software Design Engineer in Test (SDET) at Microsoft Corp is $105,185 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$82,926 - $122,200
(Median)
$83K
$110K
$120K
MEDIAN: $105,184
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$82,926 - $122,200  
   
Bonus
$3,010 - $12,365  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
Total Pay (?
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$85,222 - $131,290  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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National Average: $113,165

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Experience Affects Software Design Engineer in Test (SDET) Salaries

Experienced
0%

National Average
$113,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Software Design Engineer in Test (SDET) Salaries

C#
up arrow 1%

.NET
up arrow 1%

National Average
$113,000

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 2%

HTML
up arrow 7%

C++
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
47%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 85%
dental benefits
None:
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