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Late-Career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salary

The average pay for a Late-Career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) is $84,823 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Linux, Java, UNIX, C++, and Test Planning.

$61,590 - $110,666
(Median)
$62K
$85K
$110K
MEDIAN: $84,823
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$15.67 - $60.40
(Median)
$16
$36
$60
MEDIAN: $36.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$61,590 - $110,666  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,745  
Profit Sharing
$2,948 - $5,896  
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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$58,938 - $116,423  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 113
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.67 - $60.40  
   
Overtime
$22.89 - $58.96  
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 - $11,745  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,948 - $5,896  
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).
)
$58,938 - $116,423  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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

Linux
up arrow 19%

Java
up arrow 18%

UNIX
up arrow 17%

Test Planning
up arrow 14%

C++
up arrow 14%

Test Automation
up arrow 12%

System Testing
up arrow 7%

Software Test
up arrow 4%

SQL
up arrow 1%

National Average
$86,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 8%
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