Software Test Engineer salary in California

Average salary
$91,500/yr
Based on 178 income tax records
$24,000
$262,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$63K
 
$88K
 
$99K
 
$109K
$24,000
$262,500
How much do Software Test Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Software Test Engineer is $91,500 per year. This is based on data from 178 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 $24,000 to $262,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Software Test Engineer salary by company

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Software Test Engineer demographics in California

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58% are single
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42% are married
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28% have kids
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34% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Software Test Engineers in California

178 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a software test engineer in California is $91,500 per year. Software test engineer salaries in California can vary between $24,000 to $262,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 178 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as software test engineer.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for software test engineers in California: San Jose, CA ($112,000 a year), Sunnyvale, CA ($110,500 a year), and Fremont, CA ($105,000 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.