Average Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with Test Automation Skills Salary

$73,019
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$4,101
Bonus
$2,750
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The average salary for a Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with Test Automation skills is $73,019.
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$50k
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$73k
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$107k
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Job Description for Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software)

The top respondents for the job title Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) are from the companies Apple Computer, Inc, Amazon.com Inc and The Ultimate Software group, Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Apple Computer, Inc where the average pay is $134,929. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amazon.com Inc and Northrop Grumman Corporation, earning around $98,167 and $92,092, respectively. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) pays the lowest at around $78,500. Raytheon Co. and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $78,850 and $86,000, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software)

Skills that pay less than market rate include Regression Testing, SQL, System Testing, Test Planning and Software Test.

Pay by Experience Level for Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software)

An entry-level Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $59,857 based on 102 salaries. An early career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,971 based on 865 salaries. A mid-career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,273 based on 382 salaries. An experienced Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,842 based on 221 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $101,736.
Employees with Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 42.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (36.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (21.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (4.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,617 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.3%
Early Career
53.5%
Mid Career
23.6%
Experienced
13.7%
Late Career
2.9%