Software Validation Engineer

Software Validation Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$100,000
$74,000
Min 10%
$100,000
Median 50%
$134,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Nvidia
Highest Paying City
Foster City, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a software validation engineer make?
The national average salary for a Software Validation Engineer in the United States is $100,304 per year or $48.22 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $134,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $74,000 per year. Retail companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Software Validation Engineer salaries are Washington, California, District of Columbia, Texas, and New York. The typical employment for a Software Validation Engineer is 2.7 years.

Average Software Validation Engineer Salary By Location

Software Validation Engineers in the US makes an average salary of $100,304 per year or $48.22 per hour. The top city when it comes to Software Validation Engineer salaries is Foster City, CA at $133,216 per year. Even as an entry-level Software Validation Engineer, you will make $92,000 per year in Foster City, CA. Washington, California, District of Columbia, Texas, and New York are the states with the highest payscale for Software Validation Engineers. Hawaii, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and West Virginia are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Foster City, CA
$133,216
2
Bellevue, WA
$122,618
3
Austin, TX
$105,367
4
Hillsboro, OR
$96,568
5
Cambridge, MA
$94,262

Average Software Validation Engineer Salary By Company

There is good job security in Software Validation Engineer positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Retail companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Nvidia and Apple are the best paying companies for Software Validation Engineers. Companies like Varian Medical Systems and Populus Group also report very competitive wages for Software Validation Engineers.

Average Software Validation Engineer Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Software Validation Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Retail companies, Technology companies, and Health Care companies pay their Software Validation Engineers well. Retail companies pay their Software Validation Engineers the highest wages, averaging $105,126 per year. Technology companies and Health Care companies pay well too, at $104,271 and $100,278, respectively. The average salary for Software Validation Engineers in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $89,783.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$105,126
2
Technology
$104,271
3
Health Care
$100,278
4
Pharmaceutical
$98,749
5
Automotive
$97,657

Recently Added Software Validation Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Software Validation Engineer
11/09/2019
$125,220