Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester Salary

A Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester earns an average salary of $77,927 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$37,095 - $94,415
$37K
$76K
$94K
MEDIAN: $76,009
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$0$103K
Salary $37,095 - $94,415
Bonus $3,800
Profit Sharing $1,500
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$38,745 - $103,603
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

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Job Description for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester

  • Write and maintain test cases, process defect reports, and perform black box testing, white box  and end-to-end testing.
  • Execute comprehensive test cases, processing defect reports.
  • Debug issue encounter during testing and in production.
  • Perform tests, report problems encountered, verify defects when fixed, and document test procedures to verify problem fixes.
  • Suggest and evaluate approaches to testing strategies in the test environments.

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Pay by Experience Level for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester

Pay by Experience for a Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester has a positive trend. An entry-level Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 59 salaries. An experienced Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 37 salaries. A Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 8 salaries.

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Key Stats for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
32%
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Experience Affects Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester Salaries

Late-Career
▲18%

▲10%

▼0%

National Average
$77,000

▼22%

Skills That Affect Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Senior Tester Salaries

Integration Testing
▲4%


National Average
$77,000





▼10%

Acceptance Testing
▼18%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
no benefits
None: 8%
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