Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills. The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $64K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $75K. Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills bring in $81K after working for 10 to 20 years. More than 20 years of experience seem related to solid financial gains; veterans in this group report earning a median of $101K.