Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Tester with Quality Assurance / Quality Control Skills Salary

For Software Quality Assurance Lead Testers with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills, yearly average wages total $66K annually. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Software Quality Assurance Lead Testers with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills. Software Quality Assurance Lead Testers with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills who participated in the survey are largely men, dominating at 61 percent. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$45,386 - $112,441
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MEDIAN: $65,577
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$17.45 - $56.67
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$0$122K
Salary $45,386 - $112,441
Bonus $1,014 - $10,356
Profit Sharing $4,943
Total Pay (?
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$46,834 - $122,555
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 58
Hourly Data $0$79
Hourly Rate $17.45 - $56.67
Overtime $27.18 - $79.46
Annual Data $0$122K
Bonus $1,014 - $10,356
Profit Sharing $4,943
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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$46,834 - $122,555
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Tester

Pay by Experience for a Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Tester has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Tester with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Tester with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Tester which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 22 salaries. A Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Tester with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Tester

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Tester Salaries

Late-Career
▲52%

Experienced
▲41%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$67,000

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 15%
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