Software Test Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$91,661
$10,808
Additional Cash Compensation
$102,469
Total Compensation
Median: $92K
Min: $55K
Max: $140K

How Much Does a Software Test Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer in Chicago is $91,661. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Chicago is $10,808. The average total compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Chicago is $102,469. Software Test Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Software Test Engineer employees in Chicago.

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Software Test Engineer jobs in Chicago

Software Development Engineer in Test

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+58
The Software Development Engineer in Test provides mission critical support for our core proprietary trading systems.  As a SDET, you will develop test plans and test cases for various trading platforms that are used globally by trading and research teams across the firm. We are seeking a candidate with experience working in fast-paced development environments who has a strong regression testing background and significant experience developing automated testing strategies and test cases.

Test Engineer

Chicago
6 days ago
+59
Position Description Assigned primarily to Pipeline, Big Data, and ETL projects.  Focus will be mining and setup of test data, Gherkin documentation, and execution. Responsible for participating in testing activities and creating deliverables for all phases of the Testing Lifecyle in accordance with the Testing Center of Excellence (TCoE) and Development Process compliance requirements. Participate in Agile ceremonies and collaborative

Arity-Software Test Engineer (Remote-Home Based)

Chicago
1 week ago
+34
This Test Engineer role is part of the Arity Testing Services organization and will support and drive achievement of progressive, fully autonomous testing solutions utilizing machine learning where appropriate across our Arity Product suite. Utilizing agile methodologies and extensive cloud technologies Arity is hard at work creating the future of continuous testing and we now need a strong, energetic and inquisitive engineer to play a key role in our Arity team. This role is ideal for someone who has a real passion for technology and are advocates of software engineering best practices and continuous improvement and enjoys keeping up to date in industry trends and best practice. 

Software Test Engineer

Chicago
5 hours ago
+39
The Role This remote position will have the opportunity to support our back end systems, engaging with retail and wholesale orders, purchase orders, inventory management, and fulfillment systems.  These are critical applications that support our teams as well as our e-commerce properties such as Mystery Tackle Box and Karl’s Bait and Tackle.  The Software Test Engineer is responsible for ensuring that the software features and functionality meets

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Chicago
5 days ago
+29
We are currently seeking an experienced Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to join our growing Engineering Team with a passion for improving the experience of our Sertifi Agreement Platform (large-scale SaaS web application). The ideal candidate will be a self-starter capable of writing advanced automated tests, demonstrate accuracy, thoroughness, and attention to detail. Candidates must have prior testing and software development background, with solid experience in developing and maintaining test automation, prior experience in manual testing would be beneficial.

Senior SDET (Software Development Engineer in Test)

Chicago
1 week ago
+51
About Us:   We deliver the most advanced and flexible learning experience for certification, credentialing, test prep, continuing education, and training.  Our cloud-based learning platform is designed to help education and training organizations deliver a highly engaging and effective learning experience for users who are trying to advance their careers. We incorporate the latest in learner-centered technology, including personalization,

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)  

Chicago
1 week ago
+29
Job Title: Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)     Sertifi offers an Agreement Platform built for businesses who need a more efficient and secure way to manage the full contract process. We simplify how businesses send and collect agreements and payments by bringing it all into one secure platform. Sertifi automates business processes, saves you time from performing repetitive tasks, enhances security and PCI-compliance, and provides

SDET (Software Development Engineer in Test)

Chicago
1 week ago
+58
As a Software Development Engineer in Test, you will become an expert in Strata's software and acquire a deep understanding of the technology driving the systems. In addition, you will collaborate with our development and client services teams to ensure that the product is aligned with our clients’ needs and meets Strata’s high quality of standards. To be successful in this role you must be passionate about QA, love to learn, be technical, and like working in an Agile environment.

Team Lead, Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Chicago
1 week ago
+29
Job Title: Team Lead, Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)   Sertifi offers an Agreement Platform built for businesses who need a more efficient and secure way to manage the full contract process. We simplify how businesses send and collect agreements and payments by bringing it all into one secure platform. Sertifi automates business processes, saves you time from performing repetitive tasks, enhances security and PCI-compliance, and

Software Design Engineer in Test (SDET) - Digital Engineering

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+35
Develops software-testing protocols that provide desired functionality to the digital solutions, typically for large, complex or leading edge sites, products and programs. Implements activities that influence important components / processes of the functional area. Work is received short- and mid-term assignments that are important / complicated undertakings that require a comprehensive understanding of the organization's current applications, coding languages, tools Implements activities that generally impact multiple components / processes and the work more than one team. Operates within the context of approved methods. Provides support to the development team by identifying, reporting, tracking software defects and non-conformance to business requirements/standards, and by validating developer-implemented resolutions to those defects. The Software Design Engineer in Test will create test plans, test scripts, and implement specific plans for regression, functional, and fault injection. Responsible for stress testing using test scripts and/or manual testing as required. Ensures adherence to company and customer quality standards and requirements.

Software Engineer in Test

Chicago
5 days ago
+25
As a Software Engineer in Test on the Echo Global Logistics team, you will contribute to the engineering of large scale web-based applications to enable Echo’s business while supporting the architectural vision of quality, scalability, performance and function. Our proprietary software is created with the goal to simplify transportation for our customers and carriers and is one of our largest competitive advantages in an ever growing market. We are continuing to see increased growth in virtually all of our technical teams.  

Software Engineer in Test

Remote
6 days ago
+32
Who We Are: We reward shoppers for digitizing their shopping experience. Our mission is to delight the world’s shoppers with a free smartphone app that is easy, smart and fun. Why Join the Fetch Family?We make it better for users even when that's difficult for usWe empower people with information and trustWe challenge ideas, not peopleWe think bigger and keep buildingWe find ways to bring the fun to Fetch!We're committed to building an empowered

Software Test Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Software Test Engineer salary in Chicago 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 11-50 employees, earning $140,000 on average.

Software Test Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Test Engineer salary for women is $89,200 and the average Software Test Engineer salary for men is $99,458.

Software Test Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $102,875. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $75,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $72,705
Min: $42K
Max: $120K
Junior Software Engineer $84,300
Min: $63K
Max: $130K
QA Engineer $87,590
Min: $0K
Max: $135K
Software Test Engineer $91,661
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Android Developer $94,820
Min: $60K
Max: $152K
Front End Developer $99,516
Min: $55K
Max: $240K
iOS Developer $103,330
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Software Engineer $107,016
Min: $60K
Max: $248K
Automation Engineer $107,125
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Site Reliability Engineer $112,875
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
Security Engineer $113,586
Min: $80K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer $113,842
Min: $55K
Max: $220K
Salesforce Developer $115,354
Min: $66K
Max: $197K
DevOps Engineer $118,109
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Game Developer $118,250
Min: $85K
Max: $136K
Data Engineer $118,647
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
QA Manager $121,960
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Systems Engineer $124,350
Min: $65K
Max: $190K
Senior Software Engineer $133,663
Min: $90K
Max: $185K
Database Administrator $136,500
Min: $95K
Max: $166K
Lead Software Engineer $137,429
Min: $95K
Max: $175K
Data Architect $142,188
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Engineering Manager $149,992
Min: $77K
Max: $221K
Principal Software Engineer $156,051
Min: $120K
Max: $225K
Hardware Engineer $157,938
Min: $85K
Max: $253K
Machine Learning Engineer $158,000
Min: $125K
Max: $220K
Data Engineering Manager $161,175
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $181,584
Min: $130K
Max: $275K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $200,245
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $204,491
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

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Recent Software Test Engineer salaries in Chicago

$87,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer, Test & Infrastructure reported a yearly salary of $87,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer in Test reported a yearly salary of $85,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Analyst reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$98,500
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $98,500 with +$1,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$101,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $101,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Team Lead reported a yearly salary of $115,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $55,000 with +$3,200 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$81,000
Yearly Salary
A System and Infrastructure test engineer reported a yearly salary of $81,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Other
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A SDET reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$11,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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