How much does a Manual Test Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Manual Test Engineer in the United States is $38 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $31 and $47. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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BDR Solutions LLC - Mount Sidney , VA
Test Engineer - (Military Veterans are highly encouraged to apply) Role Overview Test Engineer to ... Develop and run manual test cases for full coverage of system functionality. * Develop, run, and ...
LinkedIn - 1 day ago
540 - Arlington , VA
540 is looking for a Test Engineer to help the federal government #GetShitDone. You'll be building ... The position is a combination of both manual and automation testing on a series of scalable ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 9 days ago
Oxley Enterprises®, Inc. - Fredericksburg , VA
The SQA Test Engineer is responsible for software quality assurance. This position is performed ... Reads User Manuals to understand software applications * Conducts Software Testing (functionality ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 23 days ago
Xator Corporation - Springfield , VA
... manual functional testing and automated testing. JOB REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS + Experience drafting detailed application program coding specifications + Experience working on all phases of ... - 72 days ago
Zolon Tech - Herndon , VA
The Test Engineer will support the Provider Relief fund (PRF) order on the HRSA program. The Health ... Perform various types of application testing such as manual, regression and performance testing ... - 33 days ago
GD Information Technology - Ashburn , VA
Test Engineer's on our team participate in testing, troubleshooting and analysis on the development ... years of manual testing experience development experience on systems that are data-centric - 30 days ago
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