The average salary for a Quality Assurance (QA) Associate is Rs 426,818.
MEDIAN Rs 426,818
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Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate
The quality assurance (QA) associate ensures that a new product in development (usually software) meets standards for operating and usage. Frequently, this individual attempts to "break" the product under development, and report their experiences, successes, and failures to the team to use in future iterations or versions. Quality assurance associates must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills; every aspect of their work must be documented in ways that are useful to the deve…Read more
Quality Assurance (QA) Associate Tasks
- Work with organization members to audit, identify quality problems, and improve operational processes.
- Write, maintain, and disseminate quality manuals and other documentation.
- Investigate and diagnose quality complaints, track down components, and recommend corrective actions.
- Verify logs, databases, and other data to track and flag quality concerns and improvements.
Popular Employer Salaries for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate
The top respondents for the job title Quality Assurance (QA) Associate are from the companies Sapient Corporation, Cognizant and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. Reported salaries are highest at Nagarro where the average pay is Rs 982,635. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include SAP Labs India and Cognizant, earning around Rs 716,580 and Rs 713,823, respectively. Amazon.com Inc pays the lowest at around Rs 232,000. Factset Research Systems Inc. and Sapient Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 240,449 and Rs 519,231, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate
Quality Assurance / Quality Control
Quality Improvement / QA
Skills in Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Regression Testing, Quality Improvement / QA and Test Automation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate
An entry-level Quality Assurance (QA) Associate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 251,065 based on 54 salaries. An early career Quality Assurance (QA) Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 392,923 based on 157 salaries. A mid-career Quality Assurance (QA) Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 702,660 based on 66 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,134,447 based on 27 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in their job title in Gurgaon, Haryana earn an average of 52.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Pune, Maharashtra (40.6% more) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (15.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (29.7% less) and Bangalore, Karnataka (3.0% less).
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