QA Analyst salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$69,016
$3,656
Additional Cash Compensation
$72,672
Total Compensation
Median: $69K
Min: $42K
Max: $93K

How Much Does a QA Analyst Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a QA Analyst in Chicago is $69,016. The average additional cash compensation for a QA Analyst in Chicago is $3,656. The average total compensation for a QA Analyst in Chicago is $72,672. QA Analyst salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous QA Analyst employees in Chicago.

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QA Analyst jobs in Chicago

Sr. QA Automation/Performance Engineer

Chicago
6 months ago
Work with the product team to translate functional requirements into well-structured and maintainable automation code. Develop restful webservices and UI test automation suite using Selenium/Appium/Java. Develop performance test script using JMeter. Create overall test plan strategy and test plan based on functional requirement for the product. Participate and provide architecture and engineering inputs for technical initiatives championed within the organization. Help evaluate solutions/tools and help decisions around the use of new or existing software products and tools. Own the test automation framework and architecture. Will be responsible for testing and signing off product features for every sprint.

Sr QA Automation Engineer - Future Opportunity

Chicago
6 days ago
+43
Responsible for design and execution of the high quality end-to-end UI and backend testing frameworks. Work with DEV teams continuously to enhance the quality and testing coverage of the product. Deliver optimized code and deal with interesting scalability challenges. Be the voice of quality in highly collaborative agile product teams. Make sure that each deployment to production is of highest quality.

Quality Assurance Engineering Intern

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+25
We are looking for a Quality Assurance Engineering Intern to join our Technology Department. You will work with the engineering team to help execute our agile testing strategy with our releases. In addition, you will help us expand and maintain a test automation framework and compose automated tests for our NowPow platform. A good candidate will be excited to take on new challenges, be able to implement test strategies, and be ready to jump into the details of the test execution.

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+25
The QA Automation Engineer will work with the engineering team to lead, plan, and help execute our agile testing strategy with our releases. Also, a key responsibility of this role will be transitioning the NowPow team from a manual testing strategy to an automated testing strategy. The successful candidate will be a creative and resourceful self-starter with experience in both test automation and manual testing of SaaS solutions in an Agile Development environment as well as be excited to take on new challenges, be able to plan and implement test strategies at a high level and be ready to jump into the details of the test execution.

QA Analyst (Android / Linux)

Northwest Suburbs
5 months ago
+35
Kranze Technology Solutions, Inc. is a small business in the defense industry specializing in Infrared Countermeasures (IRCM) systems, digital interoperability and networking, and program support for the US Navy, US Marine Corps, and SOCOM. KTS provides hardware and software product development, systems of systems integration, system test and evaluation support, modeling and simulation analysis, and other engineering services. KTS offers a casual, flexible and entrepreneurial work environment with a close-knit team of dedicated leading professionals in multiple fields. KTS provides each team member significant opportunity to solve a wide variety of complex technical challenges in small teams while working hand in hand with our defense customers.

Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst I

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+29
You will work closely with our Software and QA Engineers to test and deliver the highest quality products in a timely and cost-effective manner by manually testing all Fetch products. Success in this role requires a detail-oriented and thorough approach to testing and problem solving, as well as a desire to leave no stone unturned.

Quality Assurance

Chicago
2 months ago
+36
As a Quality Assurance Analyst for DigitalMint, you’ll manage the software features which drive our business. Our customer experience and quality of software is your top priority. You will maintain and improve DigitalMint’s commitment to quality service and an outstanding customer experience. You will interact with our engineers and business leaders on a day to day basis. This is a unique opportunity to have a high impact at a rapidly growing business in the financial technology industry.

QA Engineer

Chicago
1 hour ago
+41
Develop, execute, and maintain manual and automated tests for BenchPrep products and initiatives. Be responsible for test execution on clearly specified scopes of product work. Be accountable for providing input on test planning for new and existing BenchPrep products.

QA Engineer

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+21
The tastytrade family of companies (tastytrade, tastyworks, dough, quiet foundation, and The Small Exchange) empowers individual investors by providing educational media, intuitive and powerful trading software, high-speed order execution, innovative derivatives products, and portfolio guidance. The diversity of our offerings and the technology that powers them provides our engineers with exposure to a broad set of tools and the opportunity to

QA Engineer

Remote
1 month ago
+50
The QA Engineer is an integral role in our Technology organization. This person will be responsible for contributing to product success through testing, identifying and writing automated test cases, analyzing requirements, creating test plans and tracking issues. He/she will work side by side with developers to contribute on improving overall software quality and providing recommendations for improvement opportunities.

QA Engineer

Chicago
2 months ago
+31
We’re looking for a QA Engineer to join our team to help build fast, easy and beautiful tools for thousands of restaurants. As a QA Engineer, you will work directly with the product designers, software engineers, and support engineers in the team to test the product; develop and maintain test cases. You will bring to the team industry best practices around functional, and regression testing and ensure high-quality and high-velocity product launches.

QA Engineer

Chicago
8 months ago
+51
As a Software Quality Assurance Engineer, you will become an expert in Strata Decision Technology's software, and acquire a deep understanding of the technology driving the systems.  In addition, you will collaborate with our development and consulting teams to ensure that the product is aligned with client needs and meets Strata Decision’s high quality of standards.  To be successful in this role you must be passionate about QA, technical and like working in an Agile environment. 

QA Analyst Salary ranges

The most common QA Analyst salary in Chicago is between $50k - $60k.

Average QA Analyst Salary by Company Size

People with the job title QA Analyst make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $75,833 on average.

QA Analyst Salary by gender

The average QA Analyst salary for women is $63,885 and the average QA Analyst salary for men is $70,182.

QA Analyst Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a QA Analyst with 7+ years of experience is $82,200. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $51,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,016
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $81,336
Min: $0K
Max: $120K
Junior Software Engineer $84,598
Min: $63K
Max: $112K
Software Test Engineer $90,423
Min: $55K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $99,066
Min: $55K
Max: $240K
Android Developer $100,111
Min: $65K
Max: $152K
iOS Developer $101,465
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $105,892
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Software Engineer $108,108
Min: $72K
Max: $165K
Salesforce Developer $108,143
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
Security Engineer $109,214
Min: $80K
Max: $135K
Site Reliability Engineer $111,000
Min: $93K
Max: $132K
Sales Engineer $112,123
Min: $55K
Max: $220K
DevOps Engineer $116,608
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Game Developer $118,250
Min: $85K
Max: $136K
Data Engineer $118,281
Min: $65K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $121,381
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Machine Learning Engineer $130,000
Min: $125K
Max: $135K
Senior Software Engineer $133,744
Min: $90K
Max: $185K
Lead Software Engineer $133,889
Min: $102K
Max: $161K
Data Architect $141,364
Min: $68K
Max: $190K
Database Administrator $142,800
Min: $130K
Max: $166K
Hardware Engineer $144,000
Min: $85K
Max: $224K
Engineering Manager $145,036
Min: $77K
Max: $206K
Systems Engineer $147,000
Min: $143K
Max: $151K
Principal Software Engineer $153,473
Min: $120K
Max: $225K
Director of Software Engineering $177,675
Min: $133K
Max: $250K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $198,561
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Data Engineering Manager $200,667
Min: $182K
Max: $210K
Vice President of Engineering $208,202
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Skills that affect QA Analyst salaries in Chicago

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QA
1% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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DevOps
0% have this skill
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Hardware
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Front-end
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Javascript
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Recent QA Analyst salaries in Chicago

$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Quality Assurance Analyst reported a yearly salary of $55,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$74,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Analyst reported a yearly salary of $74,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Quality Assurance Specialist reported a yearly salary of $55,000 with +$1,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$63,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Quality Assurance Analyst reported a yearly salary of $63,000 with +$7,560 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$50,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Analyst II reported a yearly salary of $50,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$50,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Analyst reported a yearly salary of $50,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$50,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Analyst reported a yearly salary of $50,000 with +$2,500 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Analyst reported a yearly salary of $80,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$82,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Analyst reported a yearly salary of $82,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A AQA reported a yearly salary of $60,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
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