Average Early-Career Quality Assurance (QA) Associate Salary in India

Rs 392,923
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
Rs 43,920
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for an Early-Career Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in India is Rs 392,923.
Rs 199k
Rs 393k
Rs 719k
MEDIAN Rs 392,923
Is Quality Assurance (QA) Associate your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
Enter city & years of experience
Add pay factors like skills & education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Rs 199k - Rs 719k
Rs 8k - Rs 79k
Total Pay
Rs 202k - Rs 774k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate

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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Quality Assurance (QA) Associate
Senior Quality Assurance (QA) / Test Aut...
Senior Test Engineer
Software Test Lead
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Quality Assurance (QA) Associate Job Listings

Popular Skills for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate

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.
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).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 150 survey responses.
Entry Level
Mid Career