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

$69,051
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$3,917
Bonus
$3,561
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The average salary for a Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with Test Planning skills is $69,051.
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$47k
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$101k
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Job Description for Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software)

Popular Employer Salaries 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, International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and Amazon.com Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Apple Computer, Inc where the average pay is $124,577. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Leidos and Amazon.com Inc, earning around $111,942 and $98,167, respectively. Evisions, Inc pays the lowest at around $55,000. Accenture and Booz, Allen, and Hamilton also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $60,921 and $79,349, respectively.

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

Skills in Test Automation and System Testing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Regression Testing, SQL 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 $54,071 based on 66 salaries. An early career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,334 based on 794 salaries. A mid-career Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,421 based on 408 salaries. An experienced Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,711 based on 234 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $88,243.
Employees with Test / Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer (Computer Software) in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 46.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (29.2% more) and San Diego, California (19.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (3.7% less) and Austin, Texas (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,584 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.2%
Early Career
50.1%
Mid Career
25.8%
Experienced
14.8%
Late Career
5.2%