Entry-Level Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salary

An Entry-Level Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) earns an average salary of $59,963 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Python and C.

$39,562 - $82,369

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$14.30 - $40.23

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$39,562 - $82,369  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,884  
Profit Sharing
$202.03 - $7,055  
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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$37,359 - $84,790  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,523
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$14.30 - $40.23  
   
Overtime
$13.59 - $50.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,884  
   
Profit Sharing
$202.03 - $7,055  
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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$37,359 - $84,790  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 340
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salaries

up arrow 16%

UNIX
up arrow 10%

C
up arrow 10%

Linux
up arrow 8%

C++
up arrow 7%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
up arrow 7%

up arrow 6%


Software Test
up arrow 2%

Test Planning
up arrow 1%

National Average
$60,000

SQL
up arrow 1%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 1%

C#
up arrow 4%

HTML
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 281 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 15%
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