Software Quality Assurance Tester II Salary in the United States

How much does a Software Quality Assurance Tester II make in the United States? The average Software Quality Assurance Tester II salary in the United States is $39,806 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $37,330 and $45,296. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Software Quality Assurance Tester II tests moderately complex features of new software releases using pre-defined test plans and scripts to identify defects. Follows uniform testing procedures. Being a Software Quality Assurance Tester II documents results and uses designated systems and tools to track outcomes. Performs follow-up rounds of testing as needed. Additionally, Software Quality Assurance Tester II requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor. The Software Quality Assurance Tester II works under moderate supervision. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Software Quality Assurance Tester II typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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