Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a QA Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$90,606 / yrTotal Pay
$76,925 / yrBase Pay
$13,681 / yrAdditional Pay

$90,606

 / yr
$16K$565K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a QA Engineer is $90,606 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $76,925 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $13,681 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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$90,606 /yr
QA Engineer
$112,786 /yr
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$143,792 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Qa Engineer?

Some related job titles are QA Lead Salaries with median pay of $101,132, QA Manager Salaries with median pay of $127,775, Quality Engineer Salaries with median pay of $78,427, Senior Software QA Engineer Salaries with median pay of $128,694.

What are total pay estimates for a Qa Engineer at different companies?

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VMware
4.3
QA Engineer

243 salaries

13,425 open jobs

$103,031

 / yr
Amazon
3.8
Quality Assurance Engineer

155 salaries

98,243 open jobs

$109,948

 / yr
Informatica
4.2
QA Engineer

133 salaries

403 open jobs

$96,539

 / yr
Amazon
3.8
Quality Assurance Engineer I

114 salaries

98,243 open jobs

$97,865

 / yr
Dolby
4.2
QA Engineer

104 salaries

109 open jobs

$104,726

 / yr
Workday
4.2
Quality Assurance Engineer

97 salaries

1,298 open jobs

$114,533

 / yr
Salesforce
4.5
QA Engineer

96 salaries

11,485 open jobs

$97,264

 / yr

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Apple
4.2
QA Engineer

95 salaries

15,170 open jobs

$105,072

 / yr
Intuit
4.6
QA Engineer

74 salaries

1,181 open jobs

$107,134

 / yr
Aerotek
3.6
Quality Assurance Engineer

70 salaries

10,389 open jobs

$91,650

 / yr
a2z Development Center
3.5
Quality Assurance Engineer

61 salaries

6 open jobs

$90,014

 / yr
M.C. Dean, Inc.
3.2
Quality Control Engineer

59 salaries

608 open jobs

$82,854

 / yr
Riverbed Technology
3.8
Quality Assurance Engineer

53 salaries

101 open jobs

$113,269

 / yr
Fidelity Investments
4.3
Quality Assurance Engineer

50 salaries

10,794 open jobs

$90,753

 / yr
Amazon
3.8
QA Engineer

48 salaries

98,243 open jobs

$93,253

 / yr
Aspire Systems
3.9
Quality Assurance Engineer

47 salaries

166 open jobs

$88,280

 / yr
Riverbed Technology
3.8
QA Engineer

45 salaries

101 open jobs

$101,161

 / yr
Tekstrom
4.5
Quality Assurance Engineer

44 salaries

1 open jobs

$90,857

 / yr
Oracle
3.9
QA Engineer

43 salaries

14,354 open jobs

$102,613

 / yr
NetApp
4.3
QA Engineer

41 salaries

599 open jobs

$102,395

 / yr
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Recent qa engineer Salaries

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Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

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Date of Time

Software QA Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$80,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
QA Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$115,440

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
QA Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$87,000

/yr

$85K | $2K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Software QA Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$63,000

/yr

$58K | $5K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Quality Assurance Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$70,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Software QA Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$85,000

/yr

$80K | $5K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
QA Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$82,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Software QA Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$78,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
QA Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday

QA Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a QA Engineer is $76,925 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a QA Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 13439 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a QA Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a QA Engineer in United States is $383,694 per year.

The lowest salary for a QA Engineer in United States is $15,422 per year.

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