Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer with UNIX Skills Salary

Software Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills can expect to earn an average of $86K per year. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Women Software Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$57,391 - $119,331
$57K
$86K
$120K
MEDIAN: $85,905
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$57,391 - $119,331  
   
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$7,000  
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$58,175 - $129,566  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Key Stats for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$89,000

Experienced
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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