How much does a QA Test Engineer make?

Updated Jul 23, 2021

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Experience

$75,994 /yr
Average Base Pay

367 salaries

$55K

Low

$76K

Average

$105K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for QA Test Engineer is $75,994 per year in United States. Filter by location to see QA Test Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 367 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by QA Test Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Test Engineer$85,297 /yr
L3
Senior Test Engineer$101,825 /yr
L4
Lead Test Engineer$103,084 /yr
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Mentor Graphics
4.3

Mentor Graphics

QA Test Engineer

$131,636

 /yr
Range: $92K - $132K
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$92K

$132K

$92,210 - $131,636 Range

Global Soft Systems
4.7

Global Soft Systems

QA Test Engineer

$89,996

 /yr
Range: $83K - $97K

$83K

$97K

$83,069 - $97,196 Range

Mphasis
3.6

Mphasis

QA Test Engineer

$63,217

 /yr
Range: $63K - $67K

$63K

$67K

$63,217 - $66,886 Range

DEKA Research and Development
3.7

DEKA Research and Development

QA Test Engineer

$57,519

 /yr
Range: $48K - $71K

$48K

$71K

$48,363 - $71,447 Range

Brocade
4.1

Brocade

QA Test Engineer

$127,372

 /yr
Range: $81K - $153K

$81K

$153K

$80,716 - $152,530 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

QA Test Engineer

$81,634

 /yr
Range: $76K - $103K

$76K

$103K

$76,394 - $102,614 Range

Teamsoft Technologies
4.3

Teamsoft Technologies

QA Test Engineer

$65,821

 /yr
Range: $64K - $76K

$64K

$76K

$64,472 - $75,629 Range

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Samsung Electronics
3.7

Samsung Electronics

QA Test Engineer

$64,389

 /yr
Range: $58K - $75K

$58K

$75K

$57,562 - $74,712 Range

JnD
2

JnD

QA Test Engineer - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $23 - $32

$23

$32

$23 - $32 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

QA Test Engineer

$77,470

 /yr
Range: $70K - $92K

$70K

$92K

$69,947 - $91,821 Range

Extron Electronics
3.4

Extron Electronics

QA Test Engineer

$73,535

 /yr
Range: $62K - $91K

$62K

$91K

$62,370 - $90,757 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8

Cognizant Technology Solutions

QA Test Engineer

$72,102

 /yr
Range: $67K - $74K

$67K

$74K

$67,146 - $73,810 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

QA Test Engineer

$75,894

 /yr
Range: $72K - $95K

$72K

$95K

$72,264 - $94,864 Range

Artesia Software Solutions
3.4

Artesia Software Solutions

QA Test Engineer

$66,622

 /yr
Range: $67K - $67K

$67K

$67K

$66,622 - $66,622 Range

SRA OSS
3.5

SRA OSS

QA Test Engineer

$72,982

 /yr
Range: $71K - $74K

$71K

$74K

$70,960 - $73,840 Range

Apple
4.3

Apple

QA Test Engineer

$67,212

 /yr
Range: $66K - $96K

$66K

$96K

$66,223 - $96,187 Range

ProBys
3.9

ProBys

QA Test Engineer

$65,596

 /yr
Range: $65K - $70K

$65K

$70K

$64,746 - $70,171 Range

Amadeus
3.9

Amadeus

QA Test Engineer

$111,320

 /yr
Range: $103K - $113K

$103K

$113K

$103,254 - $113,395 Range

AT&T
3.6

AT&T

QA Test Engineer - Hourly

$41

 /hr
Range: $20 - $51

$20

$51

$20 - $51 Range

Quiddity Infotech
4

Quiddity Infotech

QA Test Engineer

$78,742

 /yr
Range: $79K - $79K

$79K

$79K

$78,723 - $78,762 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a QA Test Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a QA Test Engineer is $75,994 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a QA Test Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 367 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a QA Test Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a QA Test Engineer in United States is $105,347 per year.

The lowest salary for a QA Test Engineer in United States is $54,820 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent qa test engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$50
hourly
A Test Engineer in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $50 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Test Engineer in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$129,000
per year
A Test Engineer in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $129,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A QA Automation Test Engineer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$165,000
per year
A Systems Flight Test Engineer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $165,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$92,000
per year
A Test Engineer in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $92,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Systems Test Engineer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$66,000
per year
A Test Engineer in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $66,000 per year
Job Highlights
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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