SENIOR TEST ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$89,000
$68,000
Min 10%
$89,000
Median 50%
$117,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Qualis
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a senior test engineer make?
As a Senior Test Engineer in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $89,639 per year or $43.1 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $117,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $68,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Test Engineers are Professional companies and Technology companies. States with the highest Senior Test Engineer salaries include Hawaii, Maryland, District of Columbia, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. The typical employment in the position spans 3.6 years.

Average Senior Test Engineer Salary By Company

If you are a Senior Test Engineer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Companies like Qualis or Nvidia will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Wyse Technology LLC and Starent Networks report highly competitive salaries for Senior Test Engineers.

Average Senior Test Engineer Salary By Location

Senior Test Engineers in the US makes an average salary of $89,639 per year or $43.1 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest annual salary for Senior Test Engineers at 95,228. Even an entry-level Senior Test Engineer makes $63,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Senior Test Engineer salaries are Hawaii, Maryland, District of Columbia, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. The lowest earning states are Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Montana, and Florida.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$95,228
2
Philadelphia, PA
$89,057
3
Richmond, VA
$88,384
4
New York, NY
$87,578
5
Burlington, NC
$86,361

Average Senior Test Engineer Salary By Industry

Wages for Senior Test Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Telecommunication companies, Internet companies, and Automotive companies pay higher-than-average wages for Senior Test Engineers. Telecommunication companies pay their Senior Test Engineers the highest wages, averaging $96,327 per year. Internet companies and Automotive companies pay well too, at $91,947 and $89,697, respectively. At $86,690, the average salary for Senior Test Engineers in the Technology industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$96,327
2
Internet
$91,947
3
Automotive
$89,697
4
Manufacturing
$89,040
5
Professional
$86,861

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Location
Date Added
Salary
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$100,000
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$70,000
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$100,000
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