Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Software Development Engineer In Test make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$132,868 / yrTotal Pay
$109,921 / yrBase Pay
$22,946 / yrAdditional Pay

$132,868

 / yr
$92K$196K
Most Likely Range
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The estimated total pay for a Software Development Engineer In Test is $132,868 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $109,921 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 $22,946 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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Related Job Titles

For Software Development Engineer In Test

Some related job titles are Sdet Salaries with median pay of $104,805, Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) Salaries with median pay of $139,774, Software Development Engineer II Salaries with median pay of $142,637, Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET) Salaries with median pay of $121,925.

Top Paying Companies

For a Software Development Engineer In Test in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Software Development Engineer In Test in United States. Employers include Apple, Adobe and Amazon.

1
Apple
Apple
$202,732/yr
2
Adobe
$193,883/yr
10
Audible
$177,741/yr
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Amazon
3.8
Software Development Engineer In Test ISee 101 salaries from this location

$187,365

 / yr
PK
4.0
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 84 salaries from this location

$137,102

 / yr
Friendly Consultants
2.9
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 73 salaries from this location

$126,212

 / yr
Beyondsoft Group
3.4
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 59 salaries from this location

$153,811

 / yr
Apple
4.2
Software Development Engineer - TestSee 49 salaries from this location

$214,621

 / yr
Amazon
3.8
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 47 salaries from this location

$187,729

 / yr
Workday
4.3
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 41 salaries from this location

$187,347

 / yr

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RealNetworks
3.5
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 27 salaries from this location

$187,600

 / yr
Informatica
4.2
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 20 salaries from this location

$170,352

 / yr
Perigon Infotech
3.4
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 18 salaries from this location

$122,368

 / yr
i2 Data Systems
1.0
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 17 salaries from this location

$125,844

 / yr
Microsoft
4.4
Software Development Engineer (Test)See 16 salaries from this location

$206,314

 / yr
Akamai
4.4
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 15 salaries from this location

$164,715

 / yr
DocuSign
4.0
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 15 salaries from this location

$185,726

 / yr
Riverpoint Management
3.0
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 14 salaries from this location

$149,932

 / yr
Populus Group
3.8
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 14 salaries from this location

$67

 / hr
Amensys
3.9
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 14 salaries from this location

$114,196

 / yr
DataVisor
4.5
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 13 salaries from this location

$138,721

 / yr
NMK Global
4.0
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 12 salaries from this location

$138,611

 / yr
Donato Technologies
4.4
Software Development Engineer In TestSee 12 salaries from this location

$148,398

 / yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Software Development Engineer In Test in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Software Development Engineer In Test in United States are Real Estate with a median total pay of $182,293, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $168,110, Media & Communication with a median total pay of $163,537, Restaurants & Food Service with a median total pay of $154,499, and Information Technology with a median total pay of $150,771.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Real EstateReal Estate$182,293

    20% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$168,110

    13% Higher than other industries

  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$163,537

    11% Higher than other industries

  • Restaurants & Food ServiceRestaurants & Food Service$154,499

    6% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$150,771

    3% Higher than other industries

Real Estate

The top paying company in Real Estate for Software Development Engineer In Test is Zillow.

ZillowZillow$182,293/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Software Test Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$86,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$50

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$94,000

/yr

$86K | $8K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$130,000

/yr

$115K | $15K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Software Test Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$70,000

/yr

$65K | $5K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Software Engineer In Test

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$135,000

/yr

$120K | $15K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$60,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$160,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Software Development Engineer In Test (SDET)

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$60

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Software Development Engineer In Test pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Software Development Engineer In Test is $109,921 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Software Development Engineer In Test salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1698 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Software Development Engineer In Test employees.

The highest salary for a Software Development Engineer In Test in United States is $154,173 per year.

The lowest salary for a Software Development Engineer In Test in United States is $78,371 per year.

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