Average Software Tester Salary in Germany

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The average salary for a Software Tester in Germany is €43,254.
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Job Description for Software Tester

Software Tester Tasks
  • 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.

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Popular Skills for Software Tester

Skills that pay less than market rate include Black Box Testing, Test Automation, System Testing, Software Test and Java.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Tester

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 €35,425 based on 18 salaries. An early career Software Tester with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €41,370 based on 86 salaries. A mid-career Software Tester with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €49,004 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Software Tester with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €54,000 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Software Tester in their job title in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen earn an average of 10.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg (6.6% more) and Munich, Bavaria (Bayern) (3.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Berlin, Berlin (12.1% less), Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen (North Rhine-Westphalia) (7.5% less) and Hamburg, Hamburg (0.6% less).

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