Software Quality Assurance Engineer salary in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$99,500/yr
Based on 116 income tax records
Total salary range: is $75,000 - $125,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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How much do Software Quality Assurance Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Software Quality Assurance Engineer is $99,500 per year. This is based on data from 116 TurboTax users who reported their job as Software Quality Assurance Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Software Quality Assurance Engineer salary can vary between $34,000 to $179,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Software Quality Assurance Engineer salary by location

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Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Milpitas, CA
17 income tax records
$128,000/yr
$87K – $154K
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San Jose, CA
54 income tax records
$125,500/yr
$96K – $172K
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Santa Clara, CA
17 income tax records
$125,000/yr
$87K – $154K
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Sunnyvale, CA
18 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$95K – $150K
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Mountain View, CA
15 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$84K – $136K
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Fremont, CA
13 income tax records
$99,500/yr
$83K – $123K
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San Francisco, CA
24 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$77K – $112K

Software Quality Assurance Engineer salary by company

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Software Quality Assurance Engineer demographics in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

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44% are single
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56% are married
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37% have kids
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47% own a home

Software Quality Assurance Engineer salaries by age in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

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$28,500
$57,000
$85,500
$114,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Software Quality Assurance Engineers in San Francisco Metro Area, CA

116 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a software quality assurance engineer in San Francisco Metro Area, CA is $99,500 per year. Software quality assurance engineer salaries in San Francisco Metro Area, CA can vary between $34,000 to $179,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 116 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 near San Francisco Metro Area, CA: Milpitas, CA ($128,000 a year), San Jose, CA ($125,500 a year), and Santa Clara, CA ($125,000 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.