Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in San Francisco Salary

The average salary for a Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in San Francisco, California is $75,419 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Java, Python, Selenium Automated Test Tool, Test Automation, and SQL. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$47,040 - $104,104
(Median)
$47K
$75K
$100K
MEDIAN: $75,419
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$14.90 - $51.15
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$51
MEDIAN: $29.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,040 - $104,104  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
Profit Sharing
$500  
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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$46,410 - $106,142  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 79
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.90 - $51.15  
   
Overtime
$40.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
   
Profit Sharing
$500  
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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$46,410 - $106,142  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Experience Affects Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$74,000


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

Java
up arrow 32%

Python
up arrow 25%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
up arrow 24%

Test Automation
up arrow 20%

SQL
up arrow 17%

Software Test
up arrow 6%

National Average
$74,000

Test Planning
up arrow 8%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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