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

The average pay for an Entry-Level Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) is AU$63,434 per year.

AU$48,564 - AU$89,199
AU$49K
AU$67K
AU$89K
MEDIAN: AU$67,436
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.13 - AU$25.43
AU$22
MEDIAN: AU$22.00
50%
AU$0AU$92K
Salary AU$48,564 - AU$89,199
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,766
Profit Sharing AU$4,250
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$45,670 - AU$92,045
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 81
Hourly Data AU$0AU$25
Hourly Rate AU$22.00
Overtime AU$8.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$92K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,766
Profit Sharing AU$4,250
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$45,670 - AU$92,045
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software)

Some Test/Quality Assurance (QA) Engineers work with computer science-related applications. A lot of what they do involves making sure that software does what it's supposed to do. On a day-to-day basis, they create test plans and test cases to determine whether certain parts of the program function as written. When problems arise, they are responsible for finding and debugging rough spots in the code. QA Software Engineers also review user interfaces to ensure functionality and uniform design. They're present for every step of the software development process, interpreting and reporting testing results to their superiors and the rest of the software team.

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Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Tasks

  • Automate test cases.
  • Verify fixes.
  • Validate and document completion of testing and development.
  • Find bugs, defects, and regressions.
  • Design, implement, execute and debug information technology test cases and scripts.

Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$65,547

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Key Stats for Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software)

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
31%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 62%