Software Test Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$92,415
$7,973
Additional Cash Compensation
$100,388
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 $92,415. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Chicago is $7,973. The average total compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Chicago is $100,388. Software Test Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Software Test Engineer employees in Chicago.

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Software Test Engineer jobs in Chicago

Senior SDET (Software Development Engineer in Test)

Chicago
1 week ago
+49
Kin is the home insurance company For Every New Normal. Because of our proprietary technology and direct-to-consumer model, we provide affordable pricing without compromising coverage, even in areas most impacted by climate change. We’re proud to offer fully digital homeowners insurance with an elegant user experience, accurate pricing, and fast, high-quality claims service. We are also proud to be recognized as Built In’s 2021 Best Midsize

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+39
We are pleased that you are exploring Hyatt Hotels Corporation. We believe our customers select Hyatt because of our caring and attentive associates who work hard to provide efficient service and meaningful experiences. We care about our associates and our customers. This is the Hyatt Touch. Our commitment to Diversity is best evidenced by our focus on company-wide diversity initiatives. We continue to be recognized as one of America's best

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+49
Kin is the home insurance company For Every New Normal. Because of our proprietary technology and direct-to-consumer model, we provide affordable pricing without compromising coverage, even in areas most impacted by climate change. We’re proud to offer fully digital homeowners insurance with an elegant user experience, accurate pricing, and fast, high-quality claims service. We are also proud to be recognized as Built In’s 2021 Best Midsize

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+48
Turn it up to 11 as a Lead Software Development Engineer in Test   Do you want to be utilizing the latest technology to solve some of the biggest challenges that companies are facing?  Do you want the opportunity to work with a team of incredibly intelligent, fun-loving, and collaborative engineers and architects?  Are you looking to grow and develop your skills across a variety of technologies? If you answered yes to any of those questions, then

Software Development Engineer in Test

Chicago
1 day ago
+58
DRW is a technology-driven, diversified principal trading firm. We trade our own capital at our own risk, across a broad range of asset classes, instruments and strategies, in financial markets around the world. As the markets have evolved over the past 25 years, so has DRW – maximizing opportunities to include real estate, cryptoassets and venture capital. With over 1000 employees at our Chicago headquarters and offices around the world, we work

Software Development Engineer in Test

Chicago
6 days ago
+16
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Vets and Disabled Your role in helping us shape the future: Join our Software team as a Software Development Engineer in Test ("SDET"). Using your expertise in cross-platform web application testing creating and using highly automated test frameworks, you will partner with software developers, internal business owners, and other departments to influence the performance of our products. Your

Senior Software Development Engineer in Test

Chicago
3 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.

Senior Software Engineer in Test - Remote

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+54
Donnelley Financial Solutions (DFIN) is a leader in risk and compliance solutions, providing insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights to clients across the globe. We’re here to help you make smarter decisions with insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights at every stage of your business and investment lifecycles. As markets fluctuate, regulations evolve and technology advances, we’re there. And through it all,

Test Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+49
We’re seeking a talented Test Engineer to join our rapidly-growing product division and help us scale our efforts. You’ll collaborate closely with a cross-functional “pod” of product managers, designers, and platform engineers and will own the testing strategy and approach for the product work that your team ships.

Lead Software Test Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+48
Career Area:Information Technology Job Description:JOB PURPOSE: As a Lead Software Test Engineer, you will contribute to quality assurance of software systems and/or applications. JOB DUTIES: Responsibilities of the incumbents will be to develop detailed system specifications for major business/technical support for development, integration and implementation projects. Will apply systems / infrastructure solutions to business/technical problems

Senior Software Test Engineer, Cat Digital

Chicago
1 day ago
+48
Career Area:Digital Job Description:We are looking for a Senior QA test engineer to join our system test team. The system test team is responsible for validating the end-to-end data flow, performance testing and various testing activities for the platform CAT is developing. JOB DUTIES: Responsibilities of the incumbents are to provide manual and/or automation testing of features and capabilities of platform and/or applications. Competent to

Senior SDET

Chicago
1 day ago
+47
Why project44?  Our mission is to usher in a new era of trust and predictability to transportation and logistics, but there’s still a lot of work to be done. The industry is massive, as is the opportunity. We’re looking for bright, ambitious individuals to join our growing global team and help us enable a more productive and successful world. We’re changing the way the world ships, and we’re looking for you to help us get there!     Description:

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 $85,000 and the average Software Test Engineer salary for men is $95,650.

Software Test Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $98,500. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $80,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $74,909
Min: $50K
Max: $120K
Junior Software Engineer $85,154
Min: $63K
Max: $130K
Android Developer $92,205
Min: $60K
Max: $152K
Software Test Engineer $92,415
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
QA Engineer $93,203
Min: $0K
Max: $135K
Front End Developer $102,130
Min: $55K
Max: $240K
iOS Developer $106,488
Min: $75K
Max: $160K
Software Engineer $108,461
Min: $60K
Max: $875K
Automation Engineer $109,419
Min: $80K
Max: $167K
Site Reliability Engineer $112,875
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
Data Engineer $114,416
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
Game Developer $114,600
Min: $85K
Max: $136K
Sales Engineer $116,907
Min: $84K
Max: $220K
Security Engineer $118,906
Min: $80K
Max: $205K
Systems Engineer $122,421
Min: $65K
Max: $190K
DevOps Engineer $123,236
Min: $65K
Max: $170K
Salesforce Developer $125,813
Min: $75K
Max: $197K
QA Manager $129,000
Min: $100K
Max: $165K
Senior Software Engineer $134,755
Min: $81K
Max: $200K
Lead Software Engineer $139,014
Min: $95K
Max: $190K
Database Administrator $142,700
Min: $95K
Max: $200K
Data Architect $146,220
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Engineering Manager $152,874
Min: $77K
Max: $221K
Hardware Engineer $153,722
Min: $85K
Max: $253K
Machine Learning Engineer $156,800
Min: $125K
Max: $220K
Data Engineering Manager $161,523
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Principal Software Engineer $165,101
Min: $122K
Max: $225K
Director of Software Engineering $183,045
Min: $130K
Max: $275K
Vice President of Engineering $191,349
Min: $149K
Max: $290K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $203,327
Min: $130K
Max: $324K

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Recent Software Test Engineer salaries in Chicago

$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$9,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$78,900
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $78,900 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $70,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
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
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