The average pay for a Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead is C$74,420 per year. A skill in Microsoft SQL Server is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$51,362 - C$93,057
C$51K
C$73K
C$93K
MEDIAN: C$73,368
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50%
90%
C$19.43 - C$74.96
C$19
C$49
C$75
MEDIAN: C$49.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$98K
Salary C$51,362 - C$93,057
Bonus C$0.00 - C$9,863
Profit Sharing C$2,000
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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C$50,674 - C$98,785
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 131
Hourly Data C$0C$74
Hourly Rate C$19.43 - C$74.96
Overtime C$38.00
Annual Data C$0C$98K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$9,863
Profit Sharing C$2,000
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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C$50,674 - C$98,785
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead

Pay by Experience for a Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$63,000 based on 32 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$77,000 based on 111 salaries. An experienced Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$84,000 based on 63 salaries. A Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$96,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$74,765

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Key Stats for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Salaries

Late-Career
▲28%

▲12%

▲3%

National Average
C$75,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Lead Salaries



SQL
▲8%

Test Automation
▲6%

▲4%






National Average
C$75,000


Oracle
▼3%

Linux
▼6%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 13%
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