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Software Test Engineer salary in Austin

Average Base Salary in Austin

$83,357
$15,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$98,357
Total Compensation
Median: $83K
Min: $61K
Max: $104K

How Much Does a Software Test Engineer Make in Austin?

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer in Austin is $83,357. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Austin is $15,000. The average total compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Austin is $98,357. Software Test Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Austin from anonymous Software Test Engineer employees in Austin.

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Software Test Engineer Salary ranges

The two most common Software Test Engineer salary ranges in Austin are $70k - $80k and $80k - $90k.

Average Software Test Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Test Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $104,000 on average.

Software Test Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Test Engineer salary for women is $73,000 and the average Software Test Engineer salary for men is $88,250.

Software Test Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $103,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Austin

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $64,364
Min: $42K
Max: $103K
QA Engineer $77,845
Min: $40K
Max: $115K
Front End Developer $81,205
Min: $57K
Max: $120K
Software Test Engineer $83,357
Min: $61K
Max: $104K
Data Engineer $101,227
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $102,385
Min: $70K
Max: $125K
Android Developer $103,125
Min: $73K
Max: $125K
Sales Engineer $104,105
Min: $68K
Max: $152K
Automation Engineer $104,947
Min: $79K
Max: $130K
Software Engineer $107,415
Min: $65K
Max: $188K
iOS Developer $107,800
Min: $98K
Max: $120K
DevOps Engineer $111,692
Min: $84K
Max: $141K
Security Engineer $116,913
Min: $81K
Max: $170K
Data Architect $128,500
Min: $98K
Max: $153K
QA Manager $131,600
Min: $110K
Max: $150K
Senior Software Engineer $135,969
Min: $100K
Max: $185K
Engineering Manager $144,118
Min: $120K
Max: $164K
Principal Software Engineer $150,542
Min: $120K
Max: $275K
Director of Software Engineering $166,667
Min: $140K
Max: $205K
Vice President of Engineering $216,000
Min: $164K
Max: $250K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $263,846
Min: $130K
Max: $435K

Software Test Engineer jobs in Austin
10

Senior Test Engineer - SSL

Austin
1 week ago
+22
NSS Labs is seeking a Senior Test Engineer in Austin, Texas to interact directly with vendors to generate, analyze, and document performance and security metrics for many different security products. This position works closely with many functions within the company to develop new tests, build out and maintain new test environments, and execute and maintain existing tests. As the expert responsible for testing a security technology from harness concept through to operation and maintenance, this individual will support the objective, scientific, fact-based approach to testing enterprise security technologies that the market has grown to respect and depend on.

Sr. SDET

Austin
20 hours ago
+20
As a software developer in our test team, you will be responsible for the design and implementation of test automation, frameworks, and tools used against the CCCIS suite of software and analytics solutions. The ideal candidate loves working in a team environment with experienced product owners and developers to find creative ways to address customer needs.  Candidates who have an insatiable appetite for learning and technical challenges and keep abreast of the latest cloud-based tools and technologies thrive in our team. They bring new ideas to consistently move our methodologies forward and lead by example in efficiently delivering high quality software and code review feedback. Successful candidates will also have strong technical skills, be self-motivated, and demonstrate the willingness to own and drive problems to resolution both inside and outside of their core areas of responsibility.

Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Austin
4 days ago
+21
As a Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) you will write software to test product functionality and performance. Your work is a critical part of our continuous delivery pipeline. Do you love collaborating with product managers, engineers and designers to ensure we build high-quality software? We'd love to hear from you. 

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Austin
1 week ago
+13
As a Software Developer Engineer in Test, you will write code to test our services for functionality and performance, to aid in our goal of making security easy for our users. You will do this in an environment where continuous integration is in place and code is actually released every two weeks. You will partner with dev and the product team to bake in quality at each step of the SDLC. You will define, measure and publish metrics to measure product quality and help the team improve them. You will understand priorities and risks and help focus our quality efforts on where they matter the most. You will work with mobile apps, backend Linux services, databases and validation of business logic and SAAS products, thus growing the breadth and depth of your knowledge. Learn on the job, every single day and become the best QA professional you possibly can be!

Software Engineer in Test

Austin
1 week ago
+30
As a Ping Identity Software Engineer in Test, you will develop test automation for our on-premise PingDirectory and related platforms. This includes work on our test harnesses as well as writing automated tests using those harnesses. These test harnesses include quality assurance activities like functional testing, product upgrade and version compatibility as well as performance testing.

Software Engineer in Test

Austin
1 week ago
You will act as a voice for quality assurance and will need to defend the integrity of the code, anticipate quality needs/changes and eventually build a high performing team. Expect to be working directly with clients, contributing to internal initiative and tech talks and fielding day-to-day communications with technical client and third-party teams. In this role, you will have the opportunity to put cognitive computing in action to truly change the world. If this sounds interesting then let’s talk about how you can contribute to our successful delivery of high quality solutions for CognitiveScale.

Software Development Engineer in Test

Austin
1 week ago
+26
CrowdStrike is looking for an SDET to join our growing cloud team. We're looking for smart people who want to be challenged and take ownership of what they build. Work in an environment where quality is the company culture. Come use cutting edge tools and technologies as well as tried and true ones. Work on: verifying key features and functionality that spans our processing, data and customer facing application layers to ensure it supports millions of events per second, stores terabytes of data and delivers accurate information to the customer.  

Senior Software Developer Engineer in Test

Austin
3 days ago
+21
Bestow is a smarter approach to life insurance using big data and technology to bring simple and affordable coverage to everyone. Who We Are We’re not your typical life insurance company. We’re on a mission to bring life insurance within reach to more people than ever before. To get there, we had to reimagine traditional industry assumptions, letting technology and big data lead the way. The result? Magnitudes of improvement over the status quo

Software Development Engineer in Test - Sensor

Austin
1 week ago
+26
The ideal SDET candidate must have demonstrated passion to find bugs -- i.e. they must like breaking software as much as writing code! They also must have demonstrated ability to write high-quality code in C or C++ and scripting languages like Python. Experience on Unix or Linux with code that has high reliability requirements; code that needs to pay attention to low-level operating characteristics (memory usage, efficient performance, correct conformance to external standards) is also highly desired.

Software Development Engineer in Test - Linux

Austin
3 weeks ago
+26
Analyze complex software features, and build effective test strategies and test design. Build useful tools, frameworks, and test setup to use for developing tests effectively; the goal is to minimize manual testing and for the team to write automated tests for the product. Identify and write specialized tests necessary that are not feature-specific but are still important to ensure the quality of the system as a whole – performance, scalability, limits etc. Debug bugs found through test or customer cases to identify root cause and use the input to improve tests. Work collaboratively with product and release management to control risk, improve quality, and streamline our release cycles. Rigorous product and test code reviews with an eye towards improving the security and robustness of the system as a whole.

Recent Software Test Engineer salaries in Austin

$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$103,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $103,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Austin
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Austin
$104,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $104,000
51-200 Employees
Austin
$83,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $83,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$61,000
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A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $61,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$69,000
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A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $69,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$78,000
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A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $78,000
500+ Employees
Austin
$99,000
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A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $99,000
500+ Employees
Austin
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