$59,727
Avg. Salary
$22.26
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,928

Bonus

$3,500

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Software Tester with Java skills is $22.26 per hour.

The average pay for a Software Tester with Java skills is $59,727 per year.

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$11.97
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$35.23
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MEDIAN $59,727
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$0$89K
Salary $40,604 - $89,149
Bonus $198 - $8,877
Profit Sharing $3,500
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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$36,773 - $87,376
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 75
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $11.97 - $35.23
Overtime $21.50
Annual Data $0$87K
Bonus $198 - $8,877
Profit Sharing $3,500
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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$36,773 - $87,376
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

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.

Software Tester Job Listings

Key Stats for Software Tester

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
12%

Experience Affects Software Tester Salaries

Experienced
▲38%

Mid-Career
▲35%

National Average
$56,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 23%