Test Engineering Manager Salary

The average pay for a Test Engineering Manager is $111,801 per year. A skill in Microsoft Word is associated with high pay for this job.

$74,257 - $146,129
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MEDIAN: $109,594
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$0$153K
Salary $74,257 - $146,129
Bonus $1,474 - $21,506
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $24,658
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$76,788 - $153,779
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 134

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Job Description for Test Engineering Manager

Test engineering managers are responsible for leading a group of testing engineers for their company. They are in charge of overseeing testing and maintenance procedures, as well as motivating their team to achieve all organizational goals in a timely manner. Test engineering managers participate in all phases of testing and development. Their main duties also include troubleshooting and performing enhancements to applications and software products. These managers also coordinate with other teams or companies, use their engineering expertise to solve testing and quality issues as they arise, and complete detailed reports regarding pre-project planning sessions. Test engineering managers are also responsible for managing testing life-cycles, in addition to completing project status reporting and creating an effective project schedule. They develop business relationships with outside vendors and help adopt automated testing tools to increase productivity. These managers generally report their progress to the test engineering vice president or supervisor in their area.

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Test Engineering Manager Tasks

  • Develop hardware, software, test plans, and test instructions for products.
  • Standardize tests and test documentation for ongoing projects, regulatory testing and internal reports.
  • Analyze failures, diagnose, and develop plans to complete products.
  • Manage technician team, budget, and schedule to meet specifications and timelines.

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Pay by Experience Level for Test Engineering Manager

Pay by Experience for a Test Engineering Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Test Engineering Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 22 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Test Engineering Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Test Engineering Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $119,000 based on 67 salaries. A Test Engineering Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $134,000 based on 47 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $114,654

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Key Stats for Test Engineering Manager

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Test Engineering Manager Salaries

▲17%

▲3%

National Average
$115,000

▼16%

▼21%

Skills That Affect Test Engineering Manager Salaries




Test Automation
▲5%


Telecommunications
▲1%


People Management
▼0%

National Average
$115,000

Linux
▼2%

Labview
▼5%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 7%
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