The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Tester is $50,068 per year. A skill in SQL is associated with high pay for this job.

$34,568 - $71,844
(Median)
$35K
$50K
$72K
MEDIAN: $50,067
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$11.63 - $32.56
(Median)
$12
$17
$33
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$34,568 - $71,844  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,022  
Profit Sharing
$200.00  
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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$27,158 - $71,826  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 104
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$11.63 - $32.56  
   
Overtime
$18.29 - $50.90  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,022  
   
Profit Sharing
$200.00  
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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$27,158 - $71,826  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 79

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Skills That Affect Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Tester Salaries

SQL
up arrow 20%

National Average
$46,000

Software Test
up arrow 1%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
up arrow 7%

Regression Testing
up arrow 9%

Test Planning
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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