Software Quality Assurance Engineer salary in the United States

Average salary
$78,000/yr
Based on 1,825 income tax records
$29,000
$178,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$64K
 
$75K
 
$83K
 
$89K
 
$86K
$29,000
$178,000
How much do Software Quality Assurance Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Software Quality Assurance Engineer is $78,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,825 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Software Quality Assurance Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Software Quality Assurance Engineer salary can vary between $29,000 to $178,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Software Quality Assurance Engineer salary by location

Software Quality Assurance Engineer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Apple, Santa Clara County, CA
36 income tax records
$216,000/yr
$122K – $385K

Software Quality Assurance Engineer demographics in United States

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53% are single
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47% are married
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37% have kids
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48% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Software Quality Assurance Engineers in United States

1,825 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a software quality assurance engineer in the United States is $78,000 per year. Software quality assurance engineer salaries in the United States can vary between $29,000 to $178,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,825 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as software quality assurance engineer.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for software quality assurance engineers in the United States: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($122,000 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($104,500 a year), and Worcester Metro Area, MA ($102,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.