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Software Test Engineer salary in United States

How much does a Software Test Engineer make in the United States?

Average base salary

Cash bonus
$5,000per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a software test engineer is $91,659 per year in the United States and $5,000 cash bonus per year.2.7k salaries reported, updated at August 6, 2022.

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Top companies for Software Test Engineers in United States

  1. Apple
    11130 reviews20 salaries reported
    $145,410per year
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Highest paying cities for Software Test Engineers in United States

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $111,967 per year
    32 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $106,224 per year
    73 salaries reported
  3. Arlington, VA
    $105,436 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Seattle, WA
    $103,000 per year
    25 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $100,578 per year
    16 salaries reported
  3. Bellevue, WA
    $100,337 per year
    29 salaries reported
  1. Redmond, WA
    $99,311 per year
    11 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $98,186 per year
    59 salaries reported
  3. Austin, TX
    $95,021 per year
    78 salaries reported
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Where can a Software Test Engineer earn more?

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Most common benefits for Software Test Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Stock options
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 630 ratings

65% of Software Test Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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