Average Test Engineer Salary in Germany

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The average salary for a Test Engineer in Germany is €49,839.
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€39k - €66k
€194 - €9k
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€101 - €6k
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€38k - €70k

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Job Description for Test Engineer

Test Engineer Tasks
  • Understand complex systems to create test plans and cases.
  • Automate tests and interpret results.
  • Provide test result information to other teams to improve product quality.
  • Create tests to inform debugging, root cause analysis, and improvement recommendations.

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Popular Skills for Test Engineer

Skills in Test Engineering, Test Automation, System Testing and Test Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Software Test.

Pay by Experience Level for Test Engineer

An entry-level Test Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €44,550 based on 23 salaries. An early career Test Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €48,108 based on 87 salaries. A mid-career Test Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €54,614 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Test Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €55,955 based on 19 salaries.
Employees with Test Engineer in their job title in Ulm, Baden-Wuerttemberg earn an average of 3.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg (1.1% more) and Berlin, Berlin (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Karlsruhe, Baden-Wuerttemberg (13.1% less), Hamburg, Hamburg (9.4% less) and Frankfurt am Main, Hessen (2.7% less).

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