Software Test Lead Salary in the United States

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 $40 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $33 and $48. 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

Software Test Lead

Review the job openings and experience requirements for the Software Test Lead job to confirm that it is the job you are seeking.

See user submitted job responsibilities for Software Test Lead.

Understand the total hourly compensation opportunity for a Software Test Lead, hourly wage plus other pay elements

Average Hourly Wage

Core compensation

 
 
 
33
48
40

Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

Includes base and short-term incentives

 
 
 
34
49
41
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 $33 to $48 with the average hourly pay of $40. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $34 to $49 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $41.

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

33
48

 

Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
Job Openings for Software Test Lead
The Armada Group - Sunnyvale , CA
Experience working in fast -paced environments and successfully working on multiple products simultaneously as test lead or the only test engineer on a complete software system. * Experience with ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
inSync Staffing - San Diego , CA
Software development experience in one or more general purpose programming languages * Experience ... Work independently in cross-functional teams to lead the automated test scripting effort on ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
QA Test Engineer Lakewood,CO We are hiring a Senior Test Engineer to lead validation and QA ... Develop test plans, procedures, and scripts (manual and automated) based on system and software ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Activision - Novato , CA
R000750 Job Description: QA Lead - Toys For Bob Start date January 2020 We are currently on the ... project test plan by leading a QA Team through testing on assigned current generation software ...
Hirepurpose - 7 days ago
Istonish - Denver , CO
Developing and executing test plans; * Leading the Quality Assurance team; * Creating software ... Lead the QA team and mentor QA team members; * Establish test standards and quality metrics to ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
AgreeYa Solutions - Sunnyvale , CA
Experience working in fast-paced environments and successfully working on multiple products simultaneously as test lead or the only test engineer on a complete software system. * Experience with ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago