Entry-Level Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Salary

An Entry-Level Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer earns an average salary of $61,195 per year.

$47,593 - $80,538
$48K
$62K
$81K
MEDIAN: $62,428
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50%
90%

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$16.67 - $39.54
$17
$24
$40
MEDIAN: $24.09
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$0$82K
Salary $47,593 - $80,538
Bonus $-0.43 - $7,962
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,550
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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$45,631 - $82,810
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,410
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $16.67 - $39.54
Overtime $23.46 - $49.26
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $-0.43 - $7,962
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,550
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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$45,631 - $82,810
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 158

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Job Listings

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $62,687

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Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in Tulsa:
"Find another company that truly values Quality."
Decades of "Get'R Done" mentality has locked Quality and Engineering into situations that cannot be rectified without major changes, which greatly minimizes a QAE's ability to impart noticeable benefit to the customer. Try to accept the fact that you cannot retain your integrity and have any sense of accomplishment in this position. Quality is only a buzzword at this company.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in Wichita:
"Pay attention to detail, note customer satisfaction."
Diversify your experiences.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in North Charleston:
"Headline."
Learn six sigma and get a cqe from Asq quickly.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in Hoboken:
- Communication. - Continously learning new technologies. - Understand testing methodologies. - attention to detail.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in New York:
"No job structure."
Plan an exit strategy while using your test work to gain skills in the field you are working in.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in Tampa:
"Degrees vs. Certifications."
Continue with education to obtain at a minimum a bachelor is science.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in Butler:
"Is Quality cost effective??"
Ask yourself how important quality is to your company management. If your company leaders are committed to producing high quality, they will budget for improvements.

Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 217 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
16%

Skills That Affect Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer Salaries

Six Sigma Green Belt
▲5%

Risk Management / Risk Control
▲3%

▲3%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
▲3%

Project Management
▲2%

SQL
▲2%


Linux
▼0%

National Average
$63,000

SolidWorks
▼1%



Microsoft Word
▼3%


Microsoft Office
▼4%

Internal Audit
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 217 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 8%