The average salary for an Early-Career Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in India is Rs 392,923.
MEDIAN Rs 392,923
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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 Cognizant, Sapient Corporation and Amazon.com Inc. Reported salaries are highest at SAP Labs India where the average pay is Rs 731,479. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Cognizant, earning around Rs 630,000. Amazon.com Inc pays the lowest at around Rs 232,000. Sapient Corporation also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 487,179.
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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 43 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 72 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 35 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in their job title in Noida, Uttar Pradesh earn an average of 25.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gurgaon, Haryana (20.9% more) and Pune, Maharashtra (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mumbai, Maharashtra (23.6% less), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (20.0% less) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (8.1% less).
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