How much does a Software Test Lead make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Software Test Lead in the United States is $41 as of November 23, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $35 and $50. 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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Mastercard Inc. - Arlington , VA
Job Title Lead Software Engineer - Test As a Lead Software Engineer in test, you will be leading the end-to-end testing tools & practice for the new services and data pipelines, we are building for ... - 17 days ago
10Pearls - United States - Tysons Corner , VA
10Pearls is seeking a Test Lead to oversee our testing practices for our customer projects. This ... Work as a team member on projects to champion excellence in software testing. * Ensure testing ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 33 days ago
CACI International Inc. - Sterling , VA
As the Test Engineering Lead, you will ultimately be accountable for ensuring that developed software capabilities meet the identified acceptance criteria. You'll get to work with a multi-functional ... - 6 days ago
Job Summary TestPros is seeking a Lead Test Engineer ( 508 or Performance or Regression or API or ... Planning, creating, and executing manual and automated software test activities Designing and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 35 days ago
TekRecruiter - Blacksburg , VA
Lead and define our quality strategy and champion quality throughout the software development lifecycle * Lead a team of test automation engineers to design and build a set of testing tools and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 28 days ago
As a Cybersecurity Software Assurance Lead you will help determine the risk of using commercial ... Oversee and participate in security assessments for all test activities that require a Certificate ...
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Software Test Lead in the United States. The average hourly rate for Software Test Lead ranges from $35 to $50 with the average hourly pay of $41. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $36 to $53 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $43.

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