Software Test Engineer salary in the United States

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Based on 1,369 income tax records
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How much do Software Test Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Software Test Engineer is $76,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,369 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Software Test Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Software Test Engineer salary can vary between $28,000 to $146,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Software Test Engineer salary by location

Software Test Engineer salary by company

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General Motors, Travis County, TX
12 income tax records
$52K – $92K
Accenture, Bexar County, TX
10 income tax records
$40K – $54K
Experis, Maricopa County, AZ
14 income tax records
$33K – $52K

Software Test Engineer demographics in United States

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55% are single
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45% are married
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32% have kids
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48% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Software Test Engineers in United States

1,369 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a software test engineer in the United States is $76,000 per year. Software test engineer salaries in the United States can vary between $28,000 to $146,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,369 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as software test engineer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for software test engineers in the United States: General Motors ($70,000 a year), Accenture ($49,500 a year), and Experis ($37,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for software test engineers in the United States: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($112,000 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($108,500 a year), and Madison Metro Area, WI ($92,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.