How much does a Software Tester make?

Updated May 5, 2021

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$66,611 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,054 salaries

$46K

Low

$67K

Average

$96K

High

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The national average salary for a Software Tester is $66,611 in United States. Filter by location to see Software Tester salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,054 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Tester employees.

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Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Software Tester

$76,077

 /yr
Range: $63K - $89K
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$63K

$89K

$63,222 - $89,083 Range

Overstock.com
3.6

Overstock.com

Software Tester

$89,888

 /yr
Range: $68K - $103K

$68K

$103K

$67,600 - $103,048 Range

Epic
3.2

Epic

Software Tester

$55,527

 /yr
Range: $44K - $80K

$44K

$80K

$44,331 - $80,000 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.7

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Software Tester

$70,284

 /yr
Range: $66K - $81K

$66K

$81K

$65,778 - $80,565 Range

Meditech
3.6

Meditech

Software Tester

$55,301

 /yr
Range: $45K - $71K

$45K

$71K

$45,435 - $70,769 Range

Tapestry Solutions
3.4

Tapestry Solutions

Software Tester - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $13 - $16

$13

$16

$13 - $16 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Software Tester

$83,749

 /yr
Range: $70K - $95K

$70K

$95K

$69,688 - $95,359 Range

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U.S. Bank
3.7

U.S. Bank

Software Tester

$55,730

 /yr
Range: $47K - $74K

$47K

$74K

$47,267 - $73,511 Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Software Tester

$76,675

 /yr
Range: $58K - $128K

$58K

$128K

$58,053 - $127,791 Range

SAIC
4

SAIC

Software Tester

$69,747

 /yr
Range: $58K - $80K

$58K

$80K

$57,894 - $79,558 Range

Astir It Solutions
3.8

Astir It Solutions

Software Tester

$60,437

 /yr
Range: $57K - $80K

$57K

$80K

$57,079 - $79,903 Range

Ciber
3.6

Ciber

Software Tester

$74,580

 /yr
Range: $73K - $88K

$73K

$88K

$73,303 - $88,404 Range

Daegis
2.5

Daegis

Software Tester

$59,229

 /yr
Range: $55K - $71K

$55K

$71K

$55,415 - $71,038 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Software Tester

$74,691

 /yr
Range: $70K - $87K

$70K

$87K

$69,567 - $87,231 Range

Booz Allen Hamilton
4.2

Booz Allen Hamilton

Software Tester

$82,129

 /yr
Range: $75K - $100K

$75K

$100K

$74,914 - $100,283 Range

General Motors (GM)
4

General Motors (GM)

Software Tester

$67,191

 /yr
Range: $58K - $85K

$58K

$85K

$58,318 - $84,677 Range

Collabera
3.9

Collabera

Software Tester

$74,832

 /yr
Range: $69K - $84K

$69K

$84K

$69,044 - $84,371 Range

Tandem Diabetes
4

Tandem Diabetes

Software Tester - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $22 - $43

$22

$43

$22 - $43 Range

Epic Games
4.1

Epic Games

Software Tester - Hourly Contractor

$19

 /hr
Range: $17 - $22

$17

$22

$17 - $22 Range

TekVista
4.7

TekVista

Software Tester

$72,549

 /yr
Range: $72K - $75K

$72K

$75K

$72,051 - $75,061 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Software Tester salaries

The average salary for a Software Tester is $66,611 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 1054 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Tester employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Software Tester in United States is $96,190 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Tester in United States is $46,127 per year.

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