The average salary for a Senior Test Engineer in India is Rs 670,022.
MEDIAN Rs 670,022
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Job Description for Senior Test Engineer
Senior test engineers generally work with computer software and hardware. These engineers test and create programs for a company for their own internal programs or usage or for third party/public usage. Senior test engineers generally work with and/or oversee a dedicated team of test engineers or developers, and they work with them to suss out and address any issues that might arise in a given system or program. Because they often lead teams, they must have excellent communication skills and the…Read more
Senior Test Engineer Tasks
- Develop test plans and design hardware/software to execute those tests.
- Provide technical expertise and design input to other teams.
- Create, update, and communicate required documentation.
- Verify and validate new tests, test systems and solutions.
- Perform automated and manual tests, interpret results and de-bug.
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Test Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Senior Test Engineer are from the companies Wipro Technologies Ltd., Mindtree Consulting and HCL Technologies Ltd.. Reported salaries are highest at Amdocs, Inc,. where the average pay is Rs 703,178. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp and Accenture Technology Solutions, earning around Rs 673,797 and Rs 659,662, respectively. IBS Software Services pays the lowest at around Rs 512,043. Mindtree Consulting and HCL Technologies Ltd. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 547,385 and Rs 552,408, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Senior Test Engineer
Black Box Testing
Skills in Test Automation, Black Box Testing, System Testing and Test Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Regression Testing.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Test Engineer
An early career Senior Test Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 581,060 based on 725 salaries. A mid-career Senior Test Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 731,594 based on 1,379 salaries. An experienced Senior Test Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,018,291 based on 117 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Senior Test Engineer in their job title in Noida, Uttar Pradesh earn an average of 10.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gurgaon, Haryana (8.7% more) and Bangalore, Karnataka (7.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (9.8% less), Mumbai, Maharashtra (4.7% less) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (3.1% less).
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