Entry-Level Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in Chennai Salary (India)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 250,416 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Selenium Automated Test Tool, Regression Testing, Black Box Testing, Automated Testing, and Quality Improvement / QA.

Rs 141,144 - Rs 614,676
Rs 140K
Rs 290K
Rs 610K
MEDIAN: Rs 289,597
Rs 0Rs 636K
Salary Rs 141,144 - Rs 614,676
Bonus Rs 14.57 - Rs 51,324
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 248,323
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
Rs 143,144 - Rs 636,229
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 140

Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

A quality assurance engineer creates tests to find any problems with software before the product is launched. They identify and analyze any bugs found during testing and document them. They also must to pay very close attention to detail and coach their team on managing testing tools, reporting results, and motivating process improvement. A normal work day for a quality assurance engineer includes developing new tests to run, running the tests, and documenting the results; if any defects are noted the quality assurance engineers will need to collaborate with the software developers to find a fix and patch the program. Once the defect has been patched, they will need to run the test again to make sure there are no new bugs and to make sure the defect found has been corrected.


Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Tasks

  • Participate in customer and regulatory agency audits.
  • Prepare monthly QA status reports.
  • Train internal personnel in QA program requirements.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer


16 %
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Salaries

Selenium Automated Test Tool

Black Box Testing

Regression Testing

Automated Testing

Quality Improvement / QA

Acceptance Testing

Software Test

System Testing


Microsoft Office

National Average
Rs 297,000

Microsoft Excel

Quality Assurance / Quality Control

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.


16 %
84 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 32%