How much does a Test Engineer I make in the United States? The average Test Engineer I salary in the United States is $68,751 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $62,428 and $75,053. 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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Test Engineer I interacts with other engineering groups to define, document, analyze, perform, and interpret tests for products, systems, components, or modifications. Identifies functional problems and suggests resolutions. Being a Test Engineer I assists in the definition of internal quality control standards and the maintenance of reliability programs. Documents and analyzes test cases and provides regular progress reports. Additionally, Test Engineer I ensures testing procedures are in compliance with any required industry specific standards. Requires a bachelor's degree of Engineering. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Test Engineer I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Test Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Test Engineer I: Test Documentation, Conformance Testing, Bug/Defect Identification, Product Testing ...More

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