Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salary with UNIX skills

Earnings for Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills come in at around $73K per year on average. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Most Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills survey respondents are men (79 percent). A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$47,731 - $100,112
(Median)
$48K
$73K
$100K
MEDIAN: $72,795
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$19.35 - $50.55
(Median)
$19
$32
$51
MEDIAN: $31.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,731 - $100,112  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,842  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $9,200  
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).
)
$46,168 - $105,785  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 223
National Hourly Rate 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$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.35 - $50.55  
   
Overtime
$15.21 - $59.73  
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 - $10,842  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $9,200  
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).
)
$46,168 - $105,785  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 52
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Software Development Engineer, Test (SDET) Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with UNIX skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For many Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $66K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $77K on average. For Software Test Quality Assurance Engineers with UNIX skills, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $82K. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $101K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with UNIX skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 35%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$75,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 15%
ADVERTISEMENT