Test Engineer II Salary in the United States

How much does a Test Engineer II make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Test Engineer II in the United States is $38 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $35 and $42. Hourly rate 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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Test Engineer II 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 II defines internal quality control standards and the maintenance of reliability programs. Documents and analyzes test cases and provides regular progress reports. Additionally, Test Engineer II ensures testing procedures are in compliance with any required industry specific standards. May coordinate with vendors or suppliers to modify or develop testing for components or other parts. Requires a bachelor's degree of Engineering. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Test Engineer II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Test Engineer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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