How much does a Software Quality Assurance Specialist make? The average Software Quality Assurance Specialist salary is $68,027 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $60,605 and $75,906. 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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Abacus Corporation - Richmond , VA
... Years middot Software quality assurance experience in a fast-paced, results driven environment middot Required middot 5 middot Years middot Working on an Agile team and with iterative software ...
Dice.com - 16 days ago
Wood - Emporia , VA
ASME/AWS/ACI/API/ICC) preferred Must be experienced in Microsoft Office software (Outlook, Word, Excel) Ability to coordinate multiple activities and provide QA oversight for multiple contractors and ...
Monster - 28 days ago
Apex Systems - Richmond , VA
... as a Quality Assurance Tester with good understanding of QA methodologies and processes ... and ALM software There may be other responsibilities not covered in this list, but these should ...
Dice.com - 15 days ago
Apex Systems - Charlottesville , VA
The primary scope is software quality assurance with the aptitude to apply knowledge and skill to additional quality functional areas such as Supplier Controls, CAPA and Complaint, Non Product ...
Dice.com - 26 days ago
ECS Federal, LLC - Stafford , VA
ECS is seeking a Software Tester to work in our Stafford, VA office. Job Description: We are ... Perform all phases of quality control and quality assurance testing. Work closely with developers ...
Monster - 11 days ago
... software development to national and military intelligence customers. Serving federal agencies and ... CM quality standards. May provide guidance to less experienced employees. * Responsible for ...
Perspecta - 89 days ago

Software Quality Assurance Specialist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Software Quality Assurance Specialist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of November 25, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Software Quality Assurance Specialist in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $85,034
Washington, DC $75,728
Miami, FL $66,225
Chicago, IL $72,170
Boston, MA $76,647
New York, NY $81,837
Dallas, TX $67,585
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What is the average salary for Software Quality Assurance Specialist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Software Quality Assurance Specialist in the United States. The base salary for Software Quality Assurance Specialist ranges from $60,605 to $75,906 with the average base salary of $68,027. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $63,126 to $81,907 with the average total cash compensation of $70,819.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $68,027 $60,605 - $75,906
Bonus $2,792 $2,521 - $6,001
Total Pay $70,819 $63,126 - $81,907
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What's the difference between Software Quality Assurance Tester II and Software Quality Assurance Specialist?
According to our latest salary estimation on November 25, 2020. The average salary of Software Quality Assurance Specialist is $68,027, and the average salary of Software Quality Assurance Tester II is $41,192. The average salary of Software Quality Assurance Tester II is lower than Software Quality Assurance Specialist. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
I am a Software Quality Assurance Specialist, which location’s salary is higher, Springfield, MO or Fremont, NE?
Springfield, MO typically sees higher pay than Fremont, NE for Software Quality Assurance Specialist. a Software Quality Assurance Specialist Salary in Springfield, MO is $64,272 as of November 25, 2020; a Software Quality Assurance Specialist Salary in Fremont, NE is $63,357 as of November 25, 2020. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Software Quality Assurance Specialist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Software Quality Assurance Specialist?
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Last Update: November 25, 2020