Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Software Tester make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$97,055 / yrTotal Pay
$67,919 / yrBase Pay
$29,136 / yrAdditional Pay

$97,055

 / yr
$46K$368K
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The estimated total pay for a Software Tester is $97,055 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $67,919 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 $29,136 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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Some related job titles are QA Salaries with median pay of $58,844, QA Analyst Salaries with median pay of $98,272, Software QA Tester Salaries with median pay of $87,225, Software Quality Assurance Tester Salaries with median pay of $97,465.

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Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Software Tester

$83,634

 /yr
Range: $76K - $95K

$76K

$95K

$75,756 - $94,599 Range

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Overstock.com
3.6

Overstock.com

Software Tester

$100,341

 /yr
Range: $74K - $113K

$74K

$113K

$74,315 - $113,284 Range

Meditech
2.9

Meditech

Software Tester

$62,683

 /yr
Range: $50K - $78K

$50K

$78K

$49,949 - $77,798 Range

Epic
3.1

Epic

Software Tester

$62,162

 /yr
Range: $49K - $111K

$49K

$111K

$48,735 - $111,140 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8

$77,265

 /yr
Range: $72K - $89K

$72K

$89K

$72,312 - $88,568 Range

iFIT
3.4

iFIT

Software Tester - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $14 - $22

$14

$22

$14 - $22 Range

IBM
4.1

IBM

Software Tester

$92,068

 /yr
Range: $52K - $111K

$52K

$111K

$51,703 - $111,054 Range

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U.S. Bank
3.8

U.S. Bank

Software Tester

$62,579

 /yr
Range: $44K - $108K

$44K

$108K

$43,857 - $108,261 Range

Tapestry Solutions
3.4

Tapestry Solutions

Software Tester - Hourly

$14

$17

$14 - $17 Range

SAIC
4.1

SAIC

Software Tester

$75,816

 /yr
Range: $45K - $87K

$45K

$87K

$45,178 - $87,461 Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Software Tester

$84,435

 /yr
Range: $64K - $140K

$64K

$140K

$63,820 - $140,485 Range

Tandem Diabetes
4.1

Tandem Diabetes

Software Tester - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $22 - $48

$22

$48

$22 - $48 Range

Epic Games
4.5

Epic Games

Software Tester - Hourly Contractor

$21

 /hr
Range: $18 - $24

$18

$24

$18 - $24 Range

Ciber
3.6

Ciber

Software Tester

$81,988

 /yr
Range: $81K - $97K

$81K

$97K

$80,584 - $97,186 Range

Northrop Grumman
4.0

Northrop Grumman

Software Tester

$79,410

 /yr
Range: $76K - $91K

$76K

$91K

$76,477 - $90,675 Range

Astir It Solutions
4.0

Astir It Solutions

Software Tester

$66,441

 /yr
Range: $63K - $88K

$63K

$88K

$62,749 - $87,840 Range

Daegis
2.7

Daegis

Software Tester

$65,112

 /yr
Range: $61K - $78K

$61K

$78K

$60,920 - $78,095 Range

Test
4.1

Test

Software Tester

$88,748

 /yr
Range: $35K - $128K

$35K

$128K

$34,943 - $127,789 Range

General Motors (GM)
4.0

General Motors (GM)

Software Tester

$73,820

 /yr
Range: $64K - $93K

$64K

$93K

$64,110 - $93,089 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Software Tester

$83,355

 /yr
Range: $56K - $123K

$56K

$123K

$56,033 - $123,432 Range

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$2,000

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Software Tester with less than one year of experience

$85,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Software Analyst with 4 to 6 years of experience

$34,192

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a E6 - Air Force - Technical Sergeant with 7 to 9 years of experience

$52,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,500/yr
Stock Bonus$3,000/yr

9 days ago by a Tech Analyst with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$65

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Adobe Analyst with 4 to 6 years of experience

$100

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Lidar Analyst with 4 to 6 years of experience

$13,000

/moAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Software Tester with 4 to 6 years of experience

$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Technical Analyst with 1 to 3 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Software Tester with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Software Tester salaries

The national average salary for a Software Tester is $68,653 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Software Tester salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1169 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Tester employees.

The highest salary for a Software Tester in United States is $100,404 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Tester in United States is $46,943 per year.

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