Software Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills take home an average $85K per year. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Software Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Software Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills making up 50 percent of survey respondents. Women Software Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$58,175 - $118,413
$58K
$85K
$120K
MEDIAN: $84,821
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$58,175 - $118,413  
   
Bonus
$7,000  
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$55,202 - $128,682  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Key Stats for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
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National Average
$83,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
53%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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