QA Engineer Salary Chicago: Updated 2018 | Built In Chicago
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Chicago

QA Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$75,273
$1,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$76,273
Total Compensation
Median: $75K
Min: $50K
Max: $106K

How Much Does a QA Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a QA Engineer in Chicago is $75,273. The average additional cash compensation for a QA Engineer in Chicago is $1,000. The average total compensation for a QA Engineer in Chicago is $76,273. QA Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous QA Engineer employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,117
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
131,234
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+24
Mobile, Software
Marketing Tech, Software
+11
Consumer Web, Fintech

QA Engineer Salary ranges

The most common QA Engineer salary in Chicago is between $70k - $80k.

Average QA Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title QA Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $77,636 on average.

QA Engineer Salary by gender

The average QA Engineer salary for women is $73,333 and the average QA Engineer salary for men is $68,571.

QA Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a QA Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $75,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $56,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $70,239
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $75,273
Min: $50K
Max: $106K
Software Test Engineer $90,700
Min: $72K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $94,470
Min: $70K
Max: $133K
Android Developer $98,250
Min: $85K
Max: $110K
Software Engineer $100,063
Min: $60K
Max: $150K
iOS Developer $100,111
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $105,235
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
DevOps Engineer $107,600
Min: $75K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $107,647
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
Data Engineer $111,940
Min: $70K
Max: $145K
Security Engineer $112,783
Min: $84K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $113,043
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
QA Manager $122,000
Min: $86K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $124,650
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $142,077
Min: $120K
Max: $155K
Engineering Manager $144,713
Min: $122K
Max: $165K
Director of Software Engineering $174,286
Min: $110K
Max: $221K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $204,700
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $212,281
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Recent QA Engineer salaries in Chicago

$75,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A test engineer reported a yearly salary of $65,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$50,000
Yearly Salary
A Process Engineering Co-op reported a yearly salary of $50,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A QA reported a yearly salary of $70,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$71,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $71,000
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
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