Average Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Specialist Salary

$65,688
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,500
Bonus
$1,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Specialist is $65,688.
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$43k
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$66k
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$107k
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MEDIAN $65,688
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United States (change)
Salary
$43k - $107k
Bonus
$679 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$36k - $101k

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Job Description for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Specialist

Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Specialist Tasks
  • Write, modify, and execute test scripts.
  • Communicate test results to implementation and development teams.
  • Maintain and update test databases and documentation.

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Popular Skills for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Specialist

Skills in Functional Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Test Planning and Software Test.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Specialist

An entry-level Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $46,076 based on 11 salaries. An early career Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,029 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,423 based on 11 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 66 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.7%
Early Career
33.3%
Mid Career
33.3%
Experienced
16.7%