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$48,856 - AU$88,609
AU$49K
AU$66K
AU$89K
MEDIAN: AU$65,596
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.13 - AU$25.43
AU$22
MEDIAN: AU$22.00
50%
AU$0AU$91K
Salary AU$48,856 - AU$88,609
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,766
Profit Sharing AU$4,000
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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AU$45,898 - AU$91,657
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 85
Hourly Data AU$0AU$25
Hourly Rate AU$22.00
Overtime AU$8.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$91K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,766
Profit Sharing AU$4,000
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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AU$45,898 - AU$91,657
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • 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$63,948

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

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
30%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 62%