AU$70,024
Avg. Salary
AU$29.06
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$3,815

Bonus

AU$500

Profit Sharing

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How should I pay?

The average pay for a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer is AU$29.06 per hour.

The average pay for a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer is AU$70,024 per year.

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AU$15.10
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MEDIAN AU$70,024
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MEDIAN: AU$70,024
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AU$0AU$114K
Salary AU$50,854 - AU$112,392
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$6,153
Profit Sharing AU$500
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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AU$50,098 - AU$114,688
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 108
Hourly Data AU$0AU$89
Hourly Rate AU$15.10 - AU$89.40
Hourly Tips AU$2.27
Overtime AU$57.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$114K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$6,153
Profit Sharing AU$500
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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AU$50,098 - AU$114,688
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

A quality assurance engineer creates tests to find any problems with software before the product is launched. They identify and analyze any bugs found during testing and document them. They also must to pay very close attention to detail and coach their team on managing testing tools, reporting results, and motivating process improvement. A normal work day for a quality assurance engineer includes developing new tests to run, running the tests, and documenting the results; if any defects are noted the quality assurance engineers will need to collaborate with the software developers to find a fix and patch the program. Once the defect has been patched, they will need to run the test again to make sure there are no new bugs and to make sure the defect found has been corrected.

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Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Tasks
  • Participate in customer and regulatory agency audits.
  • Prepare monthly QA status reports.
  • Train internal personnel in QA program requirements.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Pay By Employer

$0$129K

$66,265

Amazon.com Inc
22 profiles
$107,206

$74,689

$71,869

$71,145

$63,202

$78,009

$69,646

$75,927

Medtronic, Inc.
8 profiles
$70,000

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

53%

23%

-27%

National Average: AU$70,001

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer?

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in Melbourne:
Pros: There are many Opportunities for working in I.T in Melbourne.
Cons: Melbourne is an expensive place to live.

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Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Salaries

▲23%

▲12%

National Average
AU$70,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Salaries

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 91%