How much does a Software Quality Assurance Manager make?

Updated Aug 3, 2021

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$112,262 /yr
Average Base Pay

112 salaries

$80K

Low

$112K

Average

$158K

High

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The national average salary for Software Quality Assurance Manager is $112,262 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Software Quality Assurance Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 112 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Quality Assurance Manager employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
QA Manager$107,417 /yr
L3
Senior QA Manager$137,391 /yr
L4
Lead QA Manager$85,713 /yr
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Mentor Graphics
4.3

Mentor Graphics

Software Quality Assurance Manager

$101,501

 /yr
Range: $102K - $102K
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$102K

$102K

$101,501 - $101,501 Range

Nova Gaming
1.9

Nova Gaming

Software Quality Assurance Manager

$101,013

 /yr
Range: $100K - $107K

$100K

$107K

$100,268 - $106,535 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Quality Assurance Manager

$108,771

 /yr
Range: $87K - $176K

$87K

$176K

$87,034 - $175,587 Range

Cengage
4.1

Cengage

Software Quality Assurance Manager

$126,019

 /yr
Range: $123K - $127K

$123K

$127K

$122,903 - $126,703 Range

TIBCO Software
3.9

TIBCO Software

Software Quality Assurance Manager

$127,200

 /yr
Range: $127K - $131K

$127K

$131K

$127,200 - $130,807 Range

Bank of America
4

Bank of America

Software Quality Assurance Manager

$117,956

 /yr
Range: $102K - $131K

$102K

$131K

$101,573 - $131,177 Range

Affiliated Computer Services
3.5

Affiliated Computer Services

Software Quality Assurance Manager
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$89K -$100K

$89K

$100K

$88,778 - $100,475 Range

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Amazon Lab126
3.7

Amazon Lab126

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$139K -$183K

$139K

$183K

$139,021 - $182,845 Range

DIRECTV
3.3

DIRECTV

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$114K -$122K

$114K

$122K

$114,118 - $121,705 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$100K -$122K

$100K

$122K

$99,548 - $122,458 Range

Landis+Gyr
3.4

Landis+Gyr

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$107K -$147K

$107K

$147K

$106,746 - $146,994 Range

Broadcom
3.3

Broadcom

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$129K -$147K

$129K

$147K

$129,473 - $146,561 Range

SolutionStream
4

SolutionStream

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$82K -$94K

$82K

$94K

$81,972 - $94,318 Range

Green Dot
2.9

Green Dot

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$99K -$140K

$99K

$140K

$98,732 - $139,794 Range

Pearson
3.7

Pearson

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$115K -$132K

$115K

$132K

$115,137 - $131,869 Range

Motricity
2.4

Motricity

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$109K -$151K

$109K

$151K

$109,192 - $151,261 Range

TriZetto Healthcare Products
3.4

TriZetto Healthcare Products

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$115K -$123K

$115K

$123K

$114,736 - $123,484 Range

Dassault Systemes
3.8

Dassault Systemes

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$89K -$97K

$89K

$97K

$89,039 - $96,855 Range

Alcatel-Lucent
3.6

Alcatel-Lucent

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$140K -$153K

$140K

$153K

$140,187 - $152,734 Range

Banfield Pet Hospital
3.1

Banfield Pet Hospital

Software Quality Assurance Manager
About 

$137K -$149K

$137K

$149K

$136,757 - $149,143 Range

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The national average salary for a Software Quality Assurance Manager is $112,262 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Software Quality Assurance Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 112 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Quality Assurance Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Software Quality Assurance Manager in United States is $158,404 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Quality Assurance Manager in United States is $79,560 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent software quality assurance manager salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$65,000
per year
A QA Manager in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$95,000
per year
A QA Manager in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$57,000
per year
A QA Manager in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $57,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$85,000
per year
A Quality Assurance Manager in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Additional Pay
$13k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A QA Manager in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$80,000
per year
A QA Manager in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$50
hourly
A QA Manager in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $50 per hour
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$70,000
per year
A Software Quality Assurance Manager in the Grand Forks, ND Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Grand Forks, ND Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A QA Manager in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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