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

The average Boston Quality Assurance Engineer, earns approximately $91K per year. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The vast majority (87 percent) of Quality Assurance Engineers in Boston who answered the questionnaire are male. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$76,927 - $111,024
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MEDIAN: $91,428
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$2,013 - $10,926  
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$11,250  
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$77,333 - $120,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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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
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
045
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Sr. Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, (Computer Software) Salaries

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Experienced
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National Average
$96,000


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

System Testing
up arrow 13%

Python
up arrow 12%

Test Engineering
up arrow 9%

Linux
up arrow 6%

Test Automation
up arrow 2%

Test Planning
0%

National Average
$96,000

Software Test
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 5%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
up arrow 5%

Java
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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