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Software Test Engineer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$96,000
$2,500
Additional Cash Compensation
$98,500
Total Compensation
Median: $96K
Min: $68K
Max: $125K

How Much Does a Software Test Engineer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer in Boston is $96,000. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Boston is $2,500. The average total compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Boston is $98,500. Software Test Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Software Test Engineer employees in Boston.

Boston by the numbers

1,522
Total number of Tech companies in Boston
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Total number of tech users on Built In Boston
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Boston Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Automotive, Marketing Tech
+23
Information Technology, Internet of Things
Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
+26
Fintech, Payments

Software Test Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Test Engineer salary in Boston is between $80k - $90k.

Average Software Test Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Test Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $105,333 on average.

Software Test Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Test Engineer salary for women is $85,333 and the average Software Test Engineer salary for men is $106,167.

Software Test Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $124,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $69,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $66,818
Min: $36K
Max: $87K
QA Engineer $95,447
Min: $70K
Max: $161K
Software Test Engineer $96,000
Min: $68K
Max: $125K
Front End Developer $96,968
Min: $62K
Max: $120K
Salesforce Developer $101,357
Min: $76K
Max: $110K
Automation Engineer $106,500
Min: $82K
Max: $158K
Software Engineer $110,246
Min: $47K
Max: $158K
iOS Developer $110,286
Min: $77K
Max: $155K
Android Developer $111,167
Min: $80K
Max: $157K
Sales Engineer $114,129
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Data Engineer $116,176
Min: $88K
Max: $154K
Data Architect $118,042
Min: $80K
Max: $183K
Security Engineer $123,429
Min: $65K
Max: $156K
DevOps Engineer $125,111
Min: $87K
Max: $175K
Senior Software Engineer $128,698
Min: $95K
Max: $275K
Engineering Manager $144,015
Min: $109K
Max: $205K
QA Manager $147,875
Min: $136K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $155,613
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $180,868
Min: $162K
Max: $198K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $182,467
Min: $90K
Max: $230K
Vice President of Engineering $205,500
Min: $170K
Max: $272K

Software Test Engineer jobs in Boston
10

Software Development Engineer in Test

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
Own, design, document, and execute test plans. Work effectively with Development, Product Management, and Infrastructure Engineering. Be a customer advocate. Design and implement various tools for efficient testing. Adopt and establish best engineering practices for the team.

Senior Software Engineer in Test

Greater Boston Area
4 hours ago
+31
 ●       Design, build and continuously improve an automation architecture that is modular and extensible to support a product that runs on a wide variety of Linux distributions (RedHat, CentOS, SUSE, Fedora, Debian, Ubuntu, Amazon Linux AMI, etc.). ●        Develop system and component test plans, automated test suites, performance tests, and supporting libraries. ●        Work with Release Engineering to further integrate automation into the build system, striving for frictionless deployments. ●        Assist in expanding the role of automated QA within the Engineering organization. ●        Be a major contributor to your scrum team's automation effort and mentor engineers on industry best practices. ●        Work with developers on improving the system quality (during design and implementation phases).

Senior Software Engineer in Test

Greater Boston Area
4 hours ago
+31
Design and implement automated tests for a cutting edge cybersecurity product. Improve and maintain test infrastructure. Mentor team members in proven automation practices and provide guidance and direction on automation efforts. Discover, investigate, diagnose and report automated test failures.

Associate Software Engineer in Test

Greater Boston Area
4 hours ago
+31
The ideal engineer will possess the technical flexibility and programming/debugging skills to work with both product code and test automation code effectively, as we find and resolve bugs before shipping each Cb Defense Sensor release.   Automation is key to our ability to develop an agile, fast paced development process, and you will contribute in a pivotal way to our automation code and infrastructure. You will also have the opportunity to an integral part of the identification, investigation and resolution of bugs discovered in our product source code during testing. You will have the opportunity to partner with and learn from teams of excellent, highly technical automation engineers and developers,,  improving the system quality and coverage. If you are the kind of programmer that wants to grow technically while making a meaningful contribution to cutting edge software that does some good in the world, join Carbon Black!

Software Development Engineer in Test

Waltham
1 day ago
+14
Test automation is key to developing mission-critical software in an Agile development environment. We’re looking for a technically curious Software Development Engineer in Test who wants to work on cutting-edge industrial automation involving a real-time machine vision and robot control pipeline - you should love writing software to test software and building bullet-proof systems. You Will Architect and implement a test automation

Algorithms Software Engineer in Test - C/C++

Somerville
1 week ago
+16
As an Algorithms Test Engineer, you will conduct in-depth testing of new printing features, including support generation strategies, improvements in accuracy and new printing workflows. Working from a software perspective, your goal is to ensure our newest printing features work reliably before entering QA. You will report into our Director of Software Engineering.

Test Engineer

Somerville
11 hours ago
+16
Validate pending design decisions by building and analyzing proof of concept prototypes. Design and implement test setups, relate results back to physical printer behavior. Isolate, reproduce, and resolve issues found during testing on hardware. Prototype and evaluate sensing strategies and control algorithms.

Senior QA Test Engineer (EE)

Watertown
3 days ago
+18
Defines and develops test plans for EV Wireless Power Hardware and Software Components. Single/Three Phase PFC Wallboxes, Inverters, Rectifiers, Ground and Vehicle Resonators, and WiTricity’s Tunable Impedance Matching Network (TMN). Customer GUIs. Wireless Power Transfer, Object Detection, and Position Detection Systems. Executes Tests. Functional, Performance, Regression Testing on Hardware/Firmware. Compliance / Interop Testing against SAE and other Wireless Power Standards. Mechanical Stress/Vibration, Environmental, Fault/Error Handling. Collaborates cross functionally to ensure testing requirements are defined. Specifies, designs, and develops test infrastructure including automated test systems. Supports troubleshooting of technical problems; works collaboratively with engineers and team members to resolve outstanding issues. Ensures defect data base is maintained; generates reports for team members to review. Collaborates with team members on continuous improvement initiatives.

QA Automation Engineer/SDET

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+22
We are looking for a QA Automation Engineer/SDET to help build our automated testing framework. This work is in service to our suite of product offerings and underlying infrastructure within an evolving CI/CD framework. Some of the products and services include:

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Greater Boston Area
4 days ago
+18
Blue State Digital is looking for a skilled SDET with experience working on an enterprise Software as a Service product. In this role, you will focus on writing test automation for complex user interfaces and RESTful web services alongside other Quality Engineers, Software Engineers, and our Product team. You’ll also be a participant in the full development lifecycle, with responsibilities that include crafting test strategies for one or more applications and services, risk identification and mitigation, and logging and verifying bugs. Your work will focus on the BSD Tools, our community mobilization and fundraising platform that powers presidential campaigns, enterprise nonprofits, disaster response, and global brands.

Recent Software Test Engineer salaries in Boston

$88,000
Yearly Salary
A R&D engineer reported a yearly salary of $88,000 with +$2,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$123,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $123,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$118,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $118,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boston
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $105,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Boston
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$104,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $104,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
$96,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $96,000
500+ Employees
Boston
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