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

The average Software Test Quality Assurance Engineer in Seattle can expect to rake in roughly $68K per year. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Men account for the majority of Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers in Seattle, Wash. who responded to the questionnaire — 67 percent to be exact. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$44,455 - $89,019
(Median)
$44K
$68K
$89K
MEDIAN: $68,258
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90%

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$14.85 - $40.75
(Median)
$15
$25
$41
MEDIAN: $25.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$44,455 - $89,019  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,209  
Profit Sharing
$1,875 - $6,000  
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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$40,627 - $91,262  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 108
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$14.85 - $40.75  
   
Overtime
$0.30 - $60.20  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,209  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,875 - $6,000  
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).
)
$40,627 - $91,262  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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Experience Affects Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in Seattle, Washington Salaries



National Average
$67,000


Skills That Affect Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Linux
up arrow 14%

UNIX
up arrow 13%

Test Automation
up arrow 12%

Python
up arrow 7%

C#
up arrow 6%

Java
up arrow 5%

Test Planning
up arrow 1%

SQL
0%

National Average
$67,000

Software Test
up arrow 5%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 17%
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