Average Quality Assurance Analyst Salary

$55,219
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,255
Bonus
$1,936
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The average salary for a Quality Assurance Analyst is $55,219.
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$40k
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$55k
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$80k
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What Do Quality Assurance Analysts Do?

Quality Assurance Analyst Tasks
  • Design, prioritize, and implement test plans, scenarios, scripts, or procedures.
  • Participate in process reviews to inform development of products and resolution of defects.
  • Analyze, interpret, and communicate qualitative and quantitative findings from tests.
  • Monitor bug resolution efforts and track results and known defects.

Job Satisfaction for Quality Assurance Analyst

3.7 out of 5
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The top respondents for the job title Quality Assurance Analyst are from the companies Wells Fargo & Co., Wells Fargo Bank and Wells Fargo Home Mortgage. Reported salaries are highest at U.S. Bank where the average pay is $65,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Medtronic, Inc. and Wells Fargo Bank, earning around $57,965 and $55,955, respectively. UnitedHealth Group pays the lowest at around $44,000. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage and Tyler Technologies, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $48,319 and $55,020, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Quality Assurance Analysts?

Skills in Test Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, Quality Improvement / QA and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance Analysts?

An entry-level Quality Assurance Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $46,968 based on 180 salaries. An early career Quality Assurance Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,338 based on 1,366 salaries. A mid-career Quality Assurance Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,813 based on 713 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,916 based on 383 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $67,588.
Employees with Quality Assurance Analyst in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 13.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (12.1% more) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (9.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (0.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,762 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.5%
Early Career
49.5%
Mid Career
25.8%
Experienced
13.9%
Late Career
4.3%