Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

The average salary for a Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in Boston, Massachusetts is $65,730 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Software Test, Test Planning, and Test Automation. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$40,408 - $91,885
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$40K
$66K
$92K
MEDIAN: $65,729
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$13.40 - $52.48
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$13
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$52
MEDIAN: $25.00
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Salary
$40,408 - $91,885  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
Total Pay (?
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$39,756 - $101,352  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 53
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Hourly Rate
$13.40 - $52.48  
   
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
   
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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$39,756 - $101,352  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Experience Affects Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in Boston, Massachusetts Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 23%

National Average
$65,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

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

Software Test
up arrow 33%

Test Planning
up arrow 31%

Test Automation
up arrow 29%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
up arrow 8%

Python
up arrow 8%

National Average
$65,000

Java
up arrow 2%

SQL
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 13%
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