Entry-Level Software Test Engineer (STE) Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Software Test Engineers lies in the neighborhood of $66K annually. Just over a fifth of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a strong majority report medical coverage and the greater part claim dental coverage as well. Male Entry-Level Software Test Engineers are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. For the most part, Entry-Level Software Test Engineers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$44,042 - $92,821
$44K
$66K
$93K
MEDIAN: $65,505
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$15.21 - $51.78
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$52
MEDIAN: $24.96
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$0$96K
Salary $44,042 - $92,821
Bonus $-0.50 - $8,109
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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$39,657 - $96,847
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 66
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $15.21 - $51.78
Overtime $30.00
Annual Data $0$96K
Bonus $-0.50 - $8,109
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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$39,657 - $96,847
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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Key Stats for Software Test Engineer (STE)

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Software Test Engineer (STE) Salaries

Linux
▲15%

C++
▲14%

C++ Programming Language
▲4%

Python
▲4%

Java
▼0%

National Average
$64,000

SQL
▼4%

C#
▼5%

Microsoft Word
▼7%

C# Programming Language
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 23%
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