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.

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Software Test Engineer jobs in Boston

Software Engineer In Test

Somerville
4 days ago
Collaborate with a cross functional team to understand product designs and requirements, and create comprehensive test plan for the product. Work with Machine Learning team to carry out performance testing and create benchmarks and dashboard. Implement test cases, automate test runs and report test status. Monitor test results and analyze failures. Improve existing test cases and framework to have a better coverage, visibility and execution.

Principal Software Engineer in Test

Greater Boston Area
16 hours ago
+36
As a member of the Enterprise Scheduling team, you’ll design and develop test automation frameworks to support our scheduling software products, and related customer onboarding tools. You’ll implement testing strategies to improve the quality of our software as we grow its complexity, volume, and value delivered to our customers. You will also be hands-on with testing products and functional areas in the Enterprise Scheduling area. 

Software Developer Engineer in Test

Greater Boston Area
4 days ago
+45
Create and review test cases to maximize potential for automated test execution. Implement programmatic tests at varying scope (unit, component integration, system integration, performance…). Design and implement tools and frameworks to simplify test development, including simulators/mocks and data generators. Build test infrastructure to fit into our CI platform. Assess and evaluate new tools and testing methodologies. Provided peer feedback in design and code reviews. Design test automation in one of a variety of software domains: web-based e-commerce and customer service, native iOS and Android applications, financial and accounting systems, warehouse management and supply chain systems.

Sr. Software Engineer in Test

Greater Boston Area
5 days ago
+35
Abacus Insights is a mission-driven, start-up technology company that is focused on improving health outcomes, lowering the cost of healthcare, and delivering a more seamless healthcare experience. At our core, we are passionate about advancing healthcare and improving people’s lives through technology. Abacus Insights provides a flexible, efficient, and secure platform that organizes and exchanges data from various sources and formats, allowing

DevOps Continuous Test Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+39
The DevOPs CT Architect will be responsible for the overall continuous test/QA/monitoring strategy. DevOPs architecture role is a combination of both hands-on and strategic vision around DevOps deployment working closely with key stakeholders across the company. A successful candidate will understand the complete software/dev life-cycle and will have proven track record on developing complete testing solutions that will have a high positive impact across a larger organization. Leveraging industry standard tools in both cloud and bare-metal / on-prem solutions.:

Test Engineer - Quality

Somerville
1 week ago
+16
Design and develop test setups and build test systems to root cause factory issues and consumer complaints. You will work with multidisciplinary teams to design test plans that validate the functional requirements or lifetime requirements, run the tests, and analyze the results. You will review manufacturing processes and suggest improvements. Debug issues found during test and propose corrective actions. Be an unbiased voice to verify performance/capability.

Sr Engineer in Test

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
+58
Join our team! At Nuance, we are constantly reinventing how people connect with technology and with each other. Our AI-powered solutions empower organizations to transform “business as usual.” For decades, the world’s leading financial, healthcare, telecommunications, retailers, and government organizations have trusted Nuance to bring them award-winning solutions that deliver more meaningful outcomes and empower a smarter, more connected world. From clinical speech recognition technologies that free physicians to spend more time caring for patients to real-time intelligence that powers billions of customer interactions, we’re deeply committed to helping organizations push the boundaries of what’s possible.

Software Test Engineer Salary ranges

The two most common Software Test Engineer salary ranges in Boston are $80k - $90k and $100k - $110k.

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 $106,000.

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 $67,882
Min: $36K
Max: $90K
Junior Software Engineer $92,714
Min: $80K
Max: $105K
Software Test Engineer $96,000
Min: $68K
Max: $125K
QA Engineer $96,146
Min: $70K
Max: $161K
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 $112,356
Min: $75K
Max: $160K
Android Developer $113,677
Min: $80K
Max: $163K
Data Engineer $114,150
Min: $73K
Max: $165K
Sales Engineer $115,011
Min: $55K
Max: $178K
iOS Developer $115,293
Min: $77K
Max: $179K
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 $131,707
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 $147,755
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 $182,005
Min: $155K
Max: $228K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $190,886
Min: $90K
Max: $260K
Vice President of Engineering $202,000
Min: $120K
Max: $272K

Recent Software Test Engineer salaries in Boston

$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Chemical Engineer reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$21,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
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
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