Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with UNIX Skills Salary

Earnings for Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills come in at around $78K per year on average. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Male Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$51,735 - $102,736
$52K
$78K
$100K
MEDIAN: $77,969
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$20.35 - $53.00
$20
$41
$53
MEDIAN: $40.59
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$0$106K
Salary $51,735 - $102,736
Bonus $0.00 - $10,119
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$51,556 - $106,312
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 90
Hourly Data $0$71
Hourly Rate $20.35 - $53.00
Overtime $60.00
Annual Data $0$106K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,119
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$51,556 - $106,312
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

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Pay by Experience Level for Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software)

Pay by Experience for a Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) has a positive trend. An entry-level Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 58 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 18 salaries. A Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $108,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software)

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salaries

Late-Career
▲35%

Experienced
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$79,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 14%
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