Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in Austin, Texas Salary

A Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in Austin, Texas earns an average salary of $69,398 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Linux is associated with high pay for this job.

$48,128 - $87,849
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$69K
$88K
MEDIAN: $69,398
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$14.83 - $46.60
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$47
MEDIAN: $32.00
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$48,128 - $87,849  
   
Bonus
$500 - $8,295  
Total Pay (?
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$41,341 - $93,218  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 62
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.83 - $46.60  
   
Overtime
$35.00  
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$500 - $8,295  
   
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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$41,341 - $93,218  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
3.1%

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Experience Affects Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%


National Average
$70,000


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

Linux
up arrow 14%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 7%

Software Test
up arrow 2%

Test Planning
0%

National Average
$70,000

Test Automation
up arrow 1%

Python
up arrow 1%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
up arrow 3%

Java
up arrow 5%

System Testing
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

HTML
up arrow 8%

SQL
up arrow 12%

Oracle
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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