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Software Test Technician Salary

The average pay for a Software Test Technician is $19.76 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$29,362 - $53,801
(Median)
$29K
$40K
$54K
MEDIAN: $39,599
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50%
90%

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$12.91 - $24.88
(Median)
$13
$20
$25
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$29,362 - $53,801  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,844  
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $1,017  
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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$28,374 - $54,151  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 48
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.91 - $24.88  
   
Overtime
$23.18 - $41.11  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,844  
   
Profit Sharing
$450.00 - $1,017  
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).
)
$28,374 - $54,151  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 51

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Job Description for Software Test Technician

  • Document findings, record test results, and create reports.
  • Advise engineers and developers in progress and resolution of bugs for final products.
  • Set up, maintain, and install software test lab hardware, software, and equipment.
  • Utilize specifications, test equipment, and software applications to identify bugs and deficiencies in software.
  • Develop quality assurance plans, test cases, and/or protocols for interpreting test results.

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Experience Affects Software Test Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Software Test Technician Salaries

Black Box Testing
up arrow 1%

National Average
$42,000

Test Planning
up arrow 3%

Software Test
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 19%
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