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

Earnings for Seattle Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers come in at around $69K annually on average. Male Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers in Seattle are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 68 percent of professionals. Work is enjoyable for Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers in Seattle, Wash., who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$45,265 - $88,912
(Median)
$45K
$69K
$89K
MEDIAN: $69,195
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50%
90%

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$14.79 - $40.85
(Median)
$15
$26
$41
MEDIAN: $26.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$45,265 - $88,912  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,411  
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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$42,007 - $91,090  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 111
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $40.85  
   
Overtime
$0.21 - $60.40  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,411  
   
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).
)
$42,007 - $91,090  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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Experience Affects Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in Seattle, Washington Salaries



National Average
$68,000


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

Linux
up arrow 13%

UNIX
up arrow 11%

Test Automation
up arrow 10%

C#
up arrow 5%

Python
up arrow 5%

Java
up arrow 3%

SQL
up arrow 1%

Test Planning
0%

National Average
$68,000

Software Test
up arrow 7%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 16%
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