QA Engineer salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

$103,341
$9,829
Additional Cash Compensation
$113,170
Total Compensation
Median: $103K
Min: $70K
Max: $185K

How Much Does a QA Engineer Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a QA Engineer in Los Angeles is $103,341. The average additional cash compensation for a QA Engineer in Los Angeles is $9,829. The average total compensation for a QA Engineer in Los Angeles is $113,170. QA Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous QA Engineer employees in Los Angeles.

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QA Engineer jobs in Los Angeles

QA Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+53
We’re looking for a product-minded thinker to help deliver quality products from engineering to end users. Drawing from your experience in analyzing requirements and collaborating with Engineers, Product Managers, and Designers, you are an effective tester that can ensure our features meet the strict standards of the highest mark of quality before they’re released.

Firmware QA Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+35
As a Firmware Quality Assurance Engineer at Virgin Hyperloop, you will be responsible for assuring control of software development and deployment throughout the software lifecycle. You will work closely with embedded software, machine intelligence, electrical design, manufacturing, and suppliers to influence the architecture, requirements, design, and testing.

Senior QA Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+53
ChowNow’s Engineering Team has built a reliable, stable, and modern platform enabling restaurant owners to accept pickup and delivery orders online. Our “quality first” approach to engineering contributes to our success and brand recognition. We’ve reached the time where we need to grow and scale out our testing abilities to meet the demands of the many exciting new products and features on our roadmap. 

Principal QA Engineer

Pasadena
2 weeks ago
+22
ADP Technology Services, Inc. seeks a Principal QA Engineer in our Pasadena, CA location. Responsibilities: Engage in software application testing activities to ensure that developed software meets the stated requirements. Certify software for functionality, load and performance, usability, and conformance with technical standards. Participate in software test planning, test case/script design, test systems/subsystems, test automation development, test case development, test execution, and defect fix validation. Work with developers and technical support in the resolution of software defects. Participate in software Quality Assurance (QA) projects, including test planning and scheduling. Work closely with QA managers to define software strategies for test case development, automation, and management.

Lead QA Engineer

Pasadena
2 weeks ago
+22
ADP Technology Services, Inc. seeks a Lead QA Engineer at our Pasadena, CA location. Responsibilities: Write, revise, and verify standards and test procedures for program design and product evaluation to improve software quality. Evaluate and test new or modified software programs and development procedures used to verify that programs function according to user requirements and conform to established guidelines. Perform functional, system, and integration testing on intranet and mainframe software applications. Drive test strategies, plans, and scripts for software releases and status reports. Work with Business Analysts and Developers to analyze and debug software issues and obtain clarifications on functional issues. Participate in the application of QA techniques related to computer systems, analysis, and programming.

Software QA Engineer

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
+35
The Software Quality Assurance Engineer shall be responsible for assuring control of software development and deployment throughout the software lifecycle. This person will work closely with embedded software, machine intelligence, electrical design, manufacturing, and suppliers to influence the architecture, requirements, design, and testing.

Quality Assurance Engineer

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
+32
The perfect candidate shares our passion for excellence and approaches quality testing with a user-first mentality. Our quality engineering team is responsible for maintaining the unique, high standards at ClickUp. We are looking for an experienced QA engineer to develop our vision around quality and build strategy. At ClickUp, the team, process, and tools we use are critical to our success In this role, you will execute manual platform testing,

Software Developer in Test / QA Automation Engineer

Greater LA Area
3 weeks ago
+29
WHAT IF... You could combine your passion for coding and process, and solve problems with automation. At PickTrace, we’re looking for a SDET/QA Automation Engineer to convert an entirely manual process to an automated process. This role focuses on providing product quality testing tools and test processes. We are excited to work with an individual who is friendly and easy to collaborate with, passionate about his/her work, and receptive to

Quality Assurance Engineer

Greater LA Area
3 weeks ago
+35
Position Overview Beyond Limits is looking to bring on a software engineer for our Quality Assurance & Testing team. This team is responsible for analysis, design, and documentation for both manual and automated testing processes. They write, execute and monitor test suites, and generate defect reports. You will work alongside other engineers and will support agile project teams that include data scientists and software engineers. Job Duties

Quality Assurance Engineer

Greater LA Area
3 weeks ago
+49
We’re looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer to join Snap Inc! As a member of the Quality Assurance team, you will own end to end testing of key Snap features. Working from our Los Angeles headquarters, you'll strategically work with our QA team to offer the best coverage while also maintaining close relationships with your Software Engineers, Product Managers, Program Managers, Release Engineers, Customer Support, and Tools teams.

QA/Automation Engineer

Greater LA Area
4 days ago
+24
In this role as a Test Automation Engineer, we are looking for individuals with 8+ years of experience building front end/back end automation framework as well as using performance testing framework. This is a full time role which would involve wearing multiple hats.

QA Automation Engineer

Greater LA Area
4 days ago
+37
Cloudvirga is seeking an exceptional QA/Test Automation Engineer to join our growing team in Orange County! The QA/Test Automation Engineer will work as part of a passionate agile project team to ensure quality is driven into the heart of the development process. She/he will be involved throughout the development lifecycle with focused responsibility on building high quality standards for software development and deployment, with emphasis on the development and implementation of test automation procedures and plans.

QA Engineer Salary ranges

The most common QA Engineer salary in Los Angeles is between $90k - $100k.

Average QA Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title QA Engineer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $185,000 on average.

QA Engineer Salary by gender

The average QA Engineer salary for women is $129,400 and the average QA Engineer salary for men is $102,250.

QA Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a QA Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $142,833.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $75,684
Min: $49K
Max: $175K
Salesforce Developer $91,933
Min: $76K
Max: $114K
Software Test Engineer $95,107
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Automation Engineer $97,267
Min: $73K
Max: $145K
Front End Developer $98,847
Min: $55K
Max: $180K
Junior Software Engineer $101,750
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
QA Engineer $103,341
Min: $70K
Max: $185K
Security Engineer $116,365
Min: $85K
Max: $185K
Sales Engineer $116,712
Min: $77K
Max: $166K
DevOps Engineer $121,040
Min: $45K
Max: $180K
iOS Developer $124,242
Min: $80K
Max: $170K
Data Engineer $125,053
Min: $72K
Max: $234K
Software Engineer $127,083
Min: $75K
Max: $225K
Android Developer $127,167
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Systems Engineer $129,500
Min: $102K
Max: $140K
Hardware Engineer $131,000
Min: $131K
Max: $131K
Game Developer $135,000
Min: $135K
Max: $135K
Site Reliability Engineer $136,000
Min: $130K
Max: $142K
Data Architect $136,667
Min: $98K
Max: $240K
QA Manager $137,000
Min: $118K
Max: $155K
Machine Learning Engineer $137,000
Min: $137K
Max: $137K
Database Administrator $142,000
Min: $142K
Max: $142K
Senior Software Engineer $156,712
Min: $105K
Max: $225K
Lead Software Engineer $158,375
Min: $130K
Max: $180K
Engineering Manager $164,173
Min: $124K
Max: $256K
Principal Software Engineer $165,556
Min: $130K
Max: $222K
Data Engineering Manager $174,167
Min: $160K
Max: $182K
Director of Software Engineering $192,881
Min: $135K
Max: $265K
Vice President of Engineering $201,172
Min: $151K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $242,333
Min: $120K
Max: $575K

Skills that affect QA Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

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QA
2% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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Java
1% have this skill
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Node.js
1% have this skill

Recent QA Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

$98,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $98,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$126,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $126,000 with +$6,300 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Los Angeles
$185,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. SDET reported a yearly salary of $185,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Los Angeles
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Development, QA Automation (SDET) reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$12,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$87,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $87,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
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