A Test Engineer with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills earns an average salary of $65,734 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$49,919 - $91,326
(Median)
$50K
$66K
$91K
MEDIAN: $65,733
10%
50%
90%

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$14.99 - $44.80
(Median)
$15
$23
$45
MEDIAN: $23.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$49,919 - $91,326  
   
Bonus
$101.37 - $6,821  
Profit Sharing
$1,887  
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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$44,140 - $93,048  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 154
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$14.99 - $44.80  
   
Overtime
$19.26 - $59.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$101.37 - $6,821  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,887  
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).
)
$44,140 - $93,048  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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Pay by Experience Level for Test Engineer

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

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Experience Affects Test Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 37%

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$66,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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