QA Engineer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$95,714
$9,688
Additional Cash Compensation
$105,402
Total Compensation
Median: $96K
Min: $70K
Max: $161K

How Much Does a QA Engineer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a QA Engineer in Boston is $95,714. The average additional cash compensation for a QA Engineer in Boston is $9,688. The average total compensation for a QA Engineer in Boston is $105,402. QA Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous QA Engineer employees in Boston.

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QA Engineer jobs in Boston

Lead Quality Assurance Engineer

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
+45
Chewy is looking for a Lead Quality Assurance Engineer to join our Team based in Boston, MA. The ideal candidate is more than just your average manual tester. You will use an analytical approach to test all of Chewy’s Account & Autoship related areas. You are passionate about quality and you have the ability to create, maintain and execute test plans in order to verify requirements. You have experience with white box, black box integration and API testing, which will require a good depth and breadth of technical knowledge. The Account & Autoship team is responsible for the customer’s account management section and all of the customer’s autoship interactions on Chewy.com. Autoship is a service that Chewy offers to customers so that they can receive items that they purchase often, on an automatic shipment schedule.

QA Automation Engineer

Somerville
1 week ago
+34
You have deep experience with QA and software engineering best practices. You like to solve problems and drive process improvement with a strong quality mindset. You are meticulously detailed and organized.  You are eager to figure out why things are broken and turn your learnings into improved processes.  You enjoy collaborating with different engineering teams to stay on top of new features and figure out how best to test them.

Senior QA Engineer

Remote
1 week ago
+21
Your work as a Senior QA Engineer will ensure that thousands of Appcues customers continue to build beautiful experiences such as in-app guides, tips, announcements, and surveys that improve their products without writing any code. Your mission will be to ensure we design and deliver quality products and improve our overall quality process and practices. Quality is critical to us because our world-class customers such as Amplitude, Wistia, Segment, and ProfitWell embed Appcues in their products to deliver high-quality experiences to millions of end-users.

Senior QA Engineer

Somerville
1 week ago
+34
You have deep experience with QA and software engineering best practices. You like to solve problems and drive process improvement with a strong quality mindset. You are meticulously detailed and organized.  You are eager to figure out why things are broken and turn your learnings into improved processes.  You enjoy collaborating with different engineering teams to stay on top of new features and figure out how best to test them.

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+27
Piaggio Fast Forward (PFF) is excited to be hiring a Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer. In this role you will be part of the software team that creates, executes and develops the software and control systems for gita® and future PFF products. The SQA Engineer is responsible for building, executing and reporting on testing for the company's following robot products.  Responsibilities Execute manual and automated tests on the robotic

Senior QA Automation Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+44
As a Senior QA Engineer, you are a strong advocate for our users and exhibit this through your testing. On a daily basis you are expected to demonstrate that existing and new products meet the highest standards of security, reliability, user-friendliness, and speed. As a team, we think critically about the structure of new features to find bugs wherever they may hide. Our testing enables education of the team on the current state of builds so we can make well informed, intelligent decisions together.

Senior QA Automation Engineer

Cambridge
1 week ago
+45
QA Automation Engineers at MineralTree have a passion for repeatable, structured approaches to automated testing and a desire to collaborate with development and architecture team members in the creation of automation solutions. This role challenges its owner to work quickly and effectively as a team leader, sharing technical knowledge and leading the team to build and deploy high quality software. MineralTree is in search of the right person that has these attributes. We’re looking for a Senior QA Automation Engineer who can work with our automation and development teams building and executing comprehensive suites of automated tests; maintain and enrich our automation framework; write automation for newly integrated features; and develop toolsets to facilitate testing. The Automation Software Engineer will work closely within a small scrum team to deliver the highest quality products in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Associate Quality Assurance Engineer - Drupal

Remote
3 days ago
+35
Acquia is driving the open-source revolution as the leading provider of cloud-based digital experience management solutions. What does that mean? Collaborators within Acquia and volunteers around the globe are continually strengthening Drupal, our award-winning platform, to fuel the dreamers and doers who are delivering amazing digital experiences at the world’s most ambitious brands like Pinterest, Whole Foods, and the Australian government.  Ou

QA Engineer

Greater Boston Area
4 days ago
+25
Payfactors is looking for a QA Engineer who is motivated, energetic, and detail-oriented. If you thrive by working in a fast-paced start-up environment utilizing the latest internet technologies, consider this opportunity as the next level in your professional development.

QA Engineer

Greater Boston Area
5 days ago
+32
The LevelUp/Grubhub team is looking for an experienced QA Engineer to work alongside our developers, technical brand managers and designers to test and launch successful mobile and web apps.  As a QA Engineer for the Agency team, your primary focus will be testing our mobile and web apps and SDKs, ensuring that the apps we launch are of the highest quality.

QA Engineer, Ecommerce (contract)

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+44
As a Quality Assurance Engineer, you will help ensure the satisfaction of our users by demonstrating that existing and new products meet the highest standards of security, reliability, user-friendliness, and speed. The right candidate has an analytical mindset and a drive to innovate within the position.  

QA Engineer (Policy)

Greater Boston Area
3 days ago
+29
Challenging convention. Trying new things. Reshaping an industry.     The team at Duck Creek helps insurance companies bring amazing ideas to life quickly and easily with software that thinks and works like they do. We're fueled by sharing ideas openly, challenging conventions, trying new things, and valuing "Why not?" over "Why?" Our certainty that there is always a better way to do things keeps carriers ahead of their competition and is helping

QA Engineer Salary ranges

The most common QA Engineer salary in Boston is between $90k - $100k.

Average QA Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title QA Engineer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $116,000 on average.

QA Engineer Salary by gender

The average QA Engineer salary for women is $106,200 and the average QA Engineer salary for men is $86,778.

QA Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a QA Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $107,500. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $73,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $67,882
Min: $36K
Max: $90K
Junior Software Engineer $91,125
Min: $80K
Max: $105K
QA Engineer $95,714
Min: $70K
Max: $161K
Software Test Engineer $96,000
Min: $68K
Max: $125K
Front End Developer $100,664
Min: $62K
Max: $150K
Salesforce Developer $101,357
Min: $76K
Max: $110K
Automation Engineer $101,900
Min: $75K
Max: $158K
Software Engineer $112,415
Min: $75K
Max: $160K
Android Developer $113,677
Min: $80K
Max: $163K
Data Engineer $114,150
Min: $73K
Max: $165K
iOS Developer $115,293
Min: $77K
Max: $179K
Sales Engineer $115,543
Min: $55K
Max: $178K
Security Engineer $121,625
Min: $65K
Max: $156K
DevOps Engineer $122,286
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Game Developer $124,000
Min: $124K
Max: $124K
Database Administrator $128,500
Min: $115K
Max: $142K
Machine Learning Engineer $129,000
Min: $120K
Max: $138K
Lead Software Engineer $131,250
Min: $120K
Max: $165K
Senior Software Engineer $131,689
Min: $90K
Max: $185K
Site Reliability Engineer $133,000
Min: $133K
Max: $133K
Data Architect $134,548
Min: $80K
Max: $190K
Hardware Engineer $135,000
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Systems Engineer $137,000
Min: $137K
Max: $137K
QA Manager $138,692
Min: $108K
Max: $165K
Engineering Manager $147,981
Min: $109K
Max: $205K
Principal Software Engineer $161,992
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Data Engineering Manager $172,000
Min: $172K
Max: $172K
Director of Software Engineering $180,890
Min: $140K
Max: $228K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $190,886
Min: $90K
Max: $260K
Vice President of Engineering $202,000
Min: $120K
Max: $272K

Skills that affect QA Engineer salaries in Boston

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QA
2% have this skill
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Java
1% have this skill
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AngularJS
1% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill
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Front-end
1% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill

Recent QA Engineer salaries in Boston

$75,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Boston
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer In Test reported a yearly salary of $150,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Quality Engineer reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
5-10 Reports
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A sqa reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$93,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $93,000 with +$8,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Mechanical Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Boston
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
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