Sr. Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, (Computer Software) in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

Quality Assurance Engineers in Boston, Mass. pull down an average of $92K per year. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Quality Assurance Engineers in Boston. Male Boston Quality Assurance Engineers far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. While slightly less than a fourth report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and a strong majority have dental, as well. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$76,787 - $113,715
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MEDIAN: $91,832
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$2,013 - $11,443  
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$11,250  
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$77,126 - $122,361  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
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Key Stats for Sr. Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, (Computer Software)

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
46%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Sr. Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, (Computer Software) Salaries

Entry-Level
▲4%

▲3%

National Average
$96,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Sr. Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, (Computer Software) Salaries

System Testing
▲13%

Python
▲11%

Test Engineering
▲7%

Linux
▲5%


National Average
$96,000

Test Planning
▼1%

SQL
▼5%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
▼5%


Java
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
46%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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