Software Tester with System Testing Skills Salary

A Software Tester with System Testing skills earns an average salary of $53,607 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$36,552 - $81,952
$37K
$54K
$82K
MEDIAN: $53,607
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$13.29 - $37.25
$13
$21
$37
MEDIAN: $21.34
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$36,552 - $81,952  
   
Bonus
$27.26 - $9,787  
Profit Sharing
$2,700  
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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$33,945 - $81,580  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 135
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.29 - $37.25  
   
Overtime
$30.14  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$27.26 - $9,787  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,700  
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).
)
$33,945 - $81,580  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Tester

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Software Tester

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Software Tester Salaries

Experienced
▲56%

Late-Career
▲44%

Mid-Career
▲23%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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