Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in San Jose, California Salary

A Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in San Jose, California earns an average salary of $93,401 per year. A skill in Python is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$64,907 - $129,699
(Median)
$65K
$93K
$130K
MEDIAN: $93,400
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$20.35 - $51.85
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MEDIAN: $33.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$64,907 - $129,699  
   
Bonus
$250.00 - $13,362  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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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$59,572 - $133,031  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$33.97  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$250.00 - $13,362  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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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$59,572 - $133,031  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Experience Affects Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%

National Average
$96,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

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

Python
up arrow 13%

Test Automation
up arrow 7%

Java
up arrow 7%

Software Test
up arrow 5%

System Testing
up arrow 5%

National Average
$96,000

Selenium Automated Test Tool
up arrow 3%

Test Planning
up arrow 5%

Linux
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 82%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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