The average rate for a Software Test Technician is $19.60 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Software Test Technician Total Pay (?
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.
)
$27,148 - $52,694
(Median)
27K
32K
40K
48K
53K
MEDIAN: $39,558
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site
Software Test Technician Total Pay (?
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.
)
$14.05 - $24.29
(Median)
14
17
20
24
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
25%
50%
90%
Add this chart to your site

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.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$27,148 - $52,694  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,367  
Profit Sharing
$196.53 - $1,221  
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).
)
$28,909 - $52,969  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 94
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.05 - $24.29  
   
Overtime
$21.68 - $35.11  
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.
)
$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,367  
   
Profit Sharing
$196.53 - $1,221  
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).
)
$28,909 - $52,969  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 94
Is Software Test Technician your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Software Test Technician Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location
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.
Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Software Test Technician Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%
National Average
$41,000
Experienced
up arrow 1%
Entry-Level
up arrow 4%
Job Satisfaction
Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 19 votes.
Gender
Female
20%
female alumni
 
Male
80%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 20%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -