The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Tester is Rs 303,855 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Java, Automated Testing, and Test Planning.

Rs 139,562 - Rs 534,099
Rs 140K
Rs 300K
Rs 530K
MEDIAN: Rs 301,395
10%
50%
90%
Rs 61.04 - Rs 491
Rs 230
MEDIAN: Rs 225
50%
Rs 0Rs 543K
Salary Rs 139,562 - Rs 534,099
Bonus Rs 2,033 - Rs 59,822
Profit Sharing Rs 12.78 - Rs 88,769
Total Pay (?
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).
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Rs 139,726 - Rs 543,779
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,063
Hourly Data Rs 0Rs 973
Hourly Rate Rs 225
Overtime Rs 49.43 - Rs 974
Annual Data Rs 0Rs 543K
Bonus Rs 2,033 - Rs 59,822
Profit Sharing Rs 12.78 - Rs 88,769
Total Pay (?
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).
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Rs 139,726 - Rs 543,779
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Software Tester

When a software or app developer is creating a program for professional or consumer use, a software tester plays a key role in the process. The tester typically works as part of a quality assurance or engineering quality control department. He or she receives software builds at various stages of completion and puts the program through a variety tests, documenting the software's response. One of the key components in testing is documenting the steps performed in software testing; documentation is especially important since it is often key to helping programmers and software engineers to discover coding problems. Another key aspect of the tester's work is finding repeatable crashes and bugs in a program.

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Software Tester Tasks

  • Evaluate software applications for errors and stability.
  • Debug scripts and identify system flaws.
  • Perform both manual and automated testing strategies.
  • Develop testing strategies and analysis for software programs.

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Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: Rs 303,000

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Software Tester

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 136 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
8%

Skills That Affect Software Tester Salaries

▲16%


▲11%






SQL
▲2%

Regression Testing
▲1%

Acceptance Testing
▲1%

National Average
Rs 303,000




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▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 136 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 40%