How much does a Release Engineer III make in the United States? The average Release Engineer III salary in the United States is $106,868 as of November 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $97,180 and $120,643. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $97,180 10% $88,359 90% $133,184 75% $120,643 $106,868 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Release Engineer III

Release Engineer III is responsible for software builds and releases. Responsible for the design and development of builds, scripts, installation procedures, and systems including source code control and issue tracking. Being a Release Engineer III works closely with a quality assurance team to ensure final version is up to organizational standards. Requires a bachelor's degree in a related area. Additionally, Release Engineer III typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Release Engineer III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Release Engineer III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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