Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for a Software Tester is C$51,690
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Testers?
An entry-level Software Tester with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$39,288 based on 28 salaries. An early career Software Tester with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$48,030 based on 116 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Software Testers Do?
When a software or app developer is creating a program for professional or consumer use, a software tester plays a key role in the process. The tester typically works as part of a quality assurance or engineering quality control department. He or she receives software builds at various stages of completion and puts the program through a variety tests, documenting the software's response. One of the key components in testing is documenting the steps performed in software testing; documentation …Read more
- Evaluate software applications for errors and stability.
- Debug scripts and identify system flaws.
- Perform both manual and automated testing strategies.
- Develop testing strategies and analysis for software programs.