Entry-Level Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer is $67,510 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are C programming Language and Java.

$44,456 - $92,763
$44K
$68K
$93K
MEDIAN: $67,510
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$16.00 - $42.50
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MEDIAN: $28.03
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$44,456 - $92,763  
   
Bonus
$412.17 - $9,609  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $24,658  
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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$43,366 - $94,935  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 192
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$16.00 - $42.50  
   
Overtime
$21.87 - $48.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$412.17 - $9,609  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $24,658  
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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$43,366 - $94,935  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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Key Stats for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer Salaries

C programming Language
▲20%

Java
▲10%

Python
▲7%

C
▲4%

Test Automation
▲3%

C# Programming Language
▲2%

Microsoft Word
▲1%

C++
▼0%

National Average
$68,000

C#
▼1%

Oracle
▼2%

Software Test
▼3%

SQL
▼4%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
▼4%

Test Planning
▼6%

Microsoft Access
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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