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Software Test Engineer salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

$91,696
$14,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$105,696
Total Compensation
Median: $92K
Min: $55K
Max: $130K

How Much Does a Software Test Engineer Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer in Los Angeles is $91,696. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Los Angeles is $14,000. The average total compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Los Angeles is $105,696. Software Test Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous Software Test Engineer employees in Los Angeles.

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Los Angeles Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Automotive, Marketing Tech
+27
Healthtech, Software
+17
Fintech, Mobile

Software Test Engineer Salary ranges

The two most common Software Test Engineer salary ranges in Los Angeles are $70k - $80k and $80k - $90k.

Average Software Test Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Test Engineer make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $95,267 on average.

Software Test Engineer Salary by gender

Software Test Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $130,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $69,125
Min: $49K
Max: $92K
Software Test Engineer $91,696
Min: $55K
Max: $130K
Salesforce Developer $91,933
Min: $76K
Max: $114K
QA Engineer $93,077
Min: $68K
Max: $140K
Front End Developer $93,128
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Automation Engineer $97,560
Min: $73K
Max: $145K
Data Engineer $103,933
Min: $72K
Max: $143K
DevOps Engineer $112,643
Min: $80K
Max: $175K
Software Engineer $114,129
Min: $71K
Max: $180K
Security Engineer $116,538
Min: $100K
Max: $185K
iOS Developer $120,316
Min: $80K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer $121,615
Min: $82K
Max: $166K
Android Developer $125,864
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
QA Manager $129,000
Min: $118K
Max: $140K
Data Architect $135,375
Min: $112K
Max: $172K
Senior Software Engineer $152,137
Min: $105K
Max: $215K
Engineering Manager $160,016
Min: $124K
Max: $256K
Principal Software Engineer $162,069
Min: $130K
Max: $222K
Director of Software Engineering $184,808
Min: $135K
Max: $250K
Vice President of Engineering $194,824
Min: $140K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $253,963
Min: $127K
Max: $575K

Software Test Engineer jobs in Los Angeles
18

Avionics Test Engineer

Greater LA Area
3 hours ago
+20
An undergraduate or graduate degree (BS/MS/PhD) in electrical engineering or comparable and 5+ years relevant experience. Demonstrated experience developing test programs to ensure the proper and thorough test of components and systems. Background of developing bring-up tools to support preliminary testing during development. Test rack development to support automated tests. Experience developing tests to support extreme environmental testing. Skilled with developing test software (e.g. LabView, python, Beckhoff). Demonstrated experience working collaboratively in cross-functional teams.

Lead Structural Test Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+20
At Relativity, we reimagine the way rockets are built and flown. We are looking for a Lead Structural Test engineer to join our growing team in Los Angeles. As a Lead Structural Test engineering, you will spearhead the development of our large scale structural test capabilities, helping us meet our ambitious goal of launching a 3D printed rocket. You will report directly to the Director of Vehicle Engineering.  

Mechanical Test Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+20
In order to be successful in this role, you should be someone who thrives in ambiguity and is able to lead their own projects into completion. Ideally, you are someone who has come from a fast paced, aerospace environment, having completed difficult projects while collaborating effectively with other key groups. You should also have extensive test experience—from developing and executing test plants to making key choices in instrumentation and signal analysis tools. 

Avionics Integration Test Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+20
Relativity seeks a highly talented Avionics Integration Test Engineer to join a rapidly growing space startup. This position will provide outstanding technical engineering in the integration, bring-up and test of Terran-1 Launch Vehicle, as well as test and launch facilities.

Software Engineer in Test

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
+14
Description Are you a perfectionist who enjoys devising new testing strategies? Are you looking for a dynamic work environment where you get to collaborate with a wide range of developers to “kick the tires” of the new features they code? Do you have a passion for making sure that people are getting the most out of the technology they use every day? As a software engineer in test at Laserfiche, you’ll have tremendous impact from day one. You’ll

Lead Software Engineer in Test

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
+14
Description Laserfiche is looking for a motivated and passionate testing leader who can both improve our testing strategy and who can mentor and coach other testers. You will be part of an energetic and diverse software development organization building solutions that empower and transform our customer’s organizations. You will contribute to and build automation tools, infrastructure and test case suites while helping to improve testing

SDET

Santa Monica
1 week ago
+23
The Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) is responsible for driving our test environment and development towards quality-centric methodologies by creating, designing, and implementing test automations for our products. The ideal SDET candidate will be driven by automation and is highly motivated and passionate about testing and tackling hefty engineering problems. They should also enjoy breaking code and finding exposures as much as our engineers enjoy building products. In this role, the SDET will be working with cross-functional teams including Developers, Product Managers, QA Engineers, Designers, and Technical Managers to ensure that the quality of our development and products are released with virtually no issues. This candidate will be responsible for creating test plans, test cases, and report defects while ensuring thorough documentation. 

Software Test Engineer III

Greater LA Area
6 days ago
+26
Software Test Engineer III in Los Angeles, CA to create and maintain documentation for quality assurance/control procedures, create test plan, test scenarios and test cases and document defects using JIRA Code automated acceptance tests, extend testing frameworks for advanced capabilities, perform or oversee final checks and releases code to production; validate and sign off on complex test plans.

Electrical Test Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
THE PURPOSE:  We are seeking an experienced Electrical Test Engineer to join our world-class Test Engineering team in making the hyperloop a reality. This individual will work closely in a fast-paced, agile environment during product development and V&V activities. Test Engineering is responsible for developing, enforcing and implementing testing requirements and rigor as defined in cooperation with the Hyperloop One Safety/Certification team;

Software Test Engineer

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+26
We are currently hiring for a dynamic and collaborative Software Test Engineer to join our company!   The Software Test position demands strong overall knowledge of both development and operation processes and testing principles with a particular strength in working with scalable highly available software systems. At Verifi, you will be part of a dynamic environment that supports interdepartmental collaboration, fuels creativity and provides you

BATTERY TEST ENGINEER

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
+10
Create Programs and Test Lithium-ion battery modules and packs using AV 900 EX battery cycler and AVL Lynx 2.0 Test Stand using communication tools such as CAN for test automation and data collection. Creating test scripts and procedures. Environmental Testing Experience a plus. Vibration Testing Experience a plus. Write detailed test reports and engineering reports. Perform Post Data Processing and Analysis. Comply and Develop Safety procedures, and perform hazard assessments. Test equipment and batteries to mechanical shock, vibration, temperature, and humidity environments. Collect, organize, process, and analyze large quantities of cell test data to evaluate performance. Summarize data in test reports and make presentations. Maintain and calibrate equipment. Hands on experience with electrical test equipment, including: script writing for control of automated test equipment, data management, data plotting, and the ability to troubleshoot and resolve test and equipment issues.

MANUFACTURING TEST ENGINEER

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
+10
The Manufacturing Test Engineer’s key function is to contribute to solutions in test design, system configuration and construction, maintenance, calibration, and upgrades, for production level products and PCBA testing, under the direction of the Director of Manufacturing Engineering.

Skills that affect Software Test Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

1
Java
4% have this skill
2
Ruby
4% have this skill
3
Front-end
4% have this skill
4
Javascript
4% have this skill
5
QA
4% have this skill
6
Linux
4% have this skill

Recent Software Test Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

$130,000
Yearly Salary
A SDET reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer in Test reported a yearly salary of $125,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$77,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $77,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
$76,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $76,000
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $125,000
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
$78,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $78,000
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$86,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $86,000
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
$86,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $86,000
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
$91,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $91,000
500+ Employees
Los Angeles
$94,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $94,000
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
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