Software Test Engineer salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

$95,107
$11,600
Additional Cash Compensation
$106,707
Total Compensation
Median: $95K
Min: $55K
Max: $140K

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

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer in Los Angeles is $95,107. The average additional cash compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Los Angeles is $11,600. The average total compensation for a Software Test Engineer in Los Angeles is $106,707. 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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Software Test Engineer jobs in Los Angeles

Principal Software Development Engineer in Test

Remote
5 days ago
+24
What if you could use your technology skills to develop a product that impacts the way communities’ hospitals, homes, sports stadiums, and schools across the world are built? Construction impacts the lives of nearly everyone in the world, and yet it’s also one of the world’s least digitized industries, not to mention one of the most dangerous. That’s why we’re looking for a talented Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to join Procore’s

Staff Software Development Engineer in Test

Remote
5 days ago
+24
What if you could use your technology skills to develop a product that impacts the way communities’ hospitals, homes, sports stadiums, and schools across the world are built? Construction impacts the lives of nearly everyone in the world, and yet it’s also one of the world’s least digitized industries, not to mention one of the most dangerous. That’s why we’re looking for a talented Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) to join Procore’s

Test Engineer II

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
+35
We are looking for a Senior Xamarin Mobile Developer, who is a subject-matter expert on both the iOS and Android platforms. The Cie mobile team is tech-stack agnostic. We need someone who feels comfortable building mobile applications regardless of the tech stack. This role will work with all relevant cross-functional teams to execute the full software development lifecycle for mobile applications.

Lead Test Engineer

Greater LA Area
3 weeks ago
+35
Test Engineering is responsible for developing, enforcing and implementing testing requirements and rigor as defined in cooperation with the Hyperloop One Safety/Certification team; design and implementation of testing equipment, instrumentation, facilities, procedures, processes, documentation including data management, safety protocols, prototype testing, life-cycle verification and oversight of all testing operations.

Electrical Test Engineer II, Power Electronics

Greater LA Area
3 weeks ago
+35
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; design and implementation of testing equipment, instrumentation, facilities, procedures, processes, documentation including data management, safety protocols, prototype testing, life-cycle verification and oversight of all testing operations.

Senior SDET

Greater LA Area
2 days ago
+49
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 drives the team to succeed and has contributed to the success and growth of the company. We understand that prioritizing customer experience requires serious investment into test automation and that's why we need you. You’re a software engineer specialized in test automation and excited about the opportunity to build test automation tools and processes for software including websites, mobile apps, and APIs.

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Santa Monica
1 week ago
+46
Evaluating our currently existing automation framework and test scripts and driving any necessary changes. Defining, developing, maintaining, and executing the automation of test scripts utilizing a  variety of different functional frameworks to provide robust test coverage. Developing an easy to understand test coverage matrix and report on automation’s successes and failures. Building tools to help QA Engineers implement their own test scripts within the automation framework. Striving to ensure that User Stories and/or system requirements are satisfied for internal and external application users. Ensuring automation coverage and test execution is complete during each sprint and prior to release. Support our Platform QA Engineers in performing white-box testing when necessary. Involvement in new feature automation supporting the development team. Conducting feasibility studies on comprehensive test plans that drive the automation strategy. Conducting test-leveling exercises to determine the best test layer to secure code quality.

Software Engineer in Test

Santa Monica
6 days ago
+22
Happy Returns is seeking a driven, self-motivated SDET to contribute to our automation and testing efforts with our rapidly growing Quality Assurance team. If you thrive on ensuring product quality, solving unique problems and delivering quality code to end-users with high confidence, this role is for you. You will be responsible for collaborating with product and engineers to create and execute test plans, enforce quality standards and expectations, and contributing to automated testing efforts in various phases of the build pipeline.

Mobile Software Development Engineer in Test

Santa Monica
23 hours ago
+22
SimplePractice is seeking a talented SDET to join our growing tech team in Los Angeles. You do great work and believe that quality is everyone’s responsibility. You enjoy finding bugs in existing code, and you’re capable of working with a team to fix permanently. You’ll expand our automated testing infrastructure and guide other engineers to write automated tests and follow better testing practices. You do your part to ensure high quality output, by introducing repeatable automated testing into mobile environments.

Software Development Engineer in Test - Droplist

Greater LA Area
1 day ago
+53
As a Software Development Engineer in Test, you'll take ownership of helping build automation and testing that will ensure high quality releases. You can expect to work with a diverse set of critical teams such as the Extension, Droplist, Offers, and Honey Pay. Your contribution will impact how we ensure that Honey is the better way to buy, by providing high impact information when our users are making their purchasing decisions.

Software Development Engineer in Test - Honey Tips

Greater LA Area
3 days ago
+53
As a Software Development Engineer in Test, you'll take ownership of helping build automation and testing that will ensure high quality releases. You can expect to work with a diverse set of critical teams such as the Extension, Droplist, Offers, and Honey Pay. Your contribution will impact how we ensure that Honey is the better way to buy, by providing high impact information when our users are making their purchasing decisions.

Software Development Engineer in Test - iOS

Greater LA Area
4 days ago
+53
Honey's Quality Assurance members are in charge of ensuring the highest quality release of our products. As a Senior Software Developer in Test, we are looking for those that thrive in a startup environment who can contribute, build, and take ownership of automated testing for your team's products. For backend components or projects you will also be expected to own and manage the testing. In addition, we expect you to help mentor QA Engineers on growing automation skills as well as contribute to improving the team process.

Software Test Engineer Salary ranges

Average Software Test Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Software Test Engineer make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $106,000 on average.

Software Test Engineer Salary by gender

The average Software Test Engineer salary for women is $140,000 and the average Software Test Engineer salary for men is $106,571.

Software Test Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Software Test Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $135,000. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $102,000.

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 $98,681
Min: $55K
Max: $180K
Junior Software Engineer $101,750
Min: $70K
Max: $155K
QA Engineer $103,341
Min: $70K
Max: $185K
Sales Engineer $116,297
Min: $77K
Max: $166K
Security Engineer $116,365
Min: $85K
Max: $185K
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 $127,142
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
QA Manager $137,000
Min: $118K
Max: $155K
Machine Learning Engineer $137,000
Min: $137K
Max: $137K
Data Architect $138,600
Min: $100K
Max: $240K
Database Administrator $142,000
Min: $142K
Max: $142K
Senior Software Engineer $156,528
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 $181,500
Min: $181K
Max: $182K
Director of Software Engineering $192,881
Min: $135K
Max: $265K
Vice President of Engineering $199,607
Min: $151K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $242,333
Min: $120K
Max: $575K

Skills that affect Software Test Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

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1% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill
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Linux
1% have this skill
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1% have this skill
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1% have this skill
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1% have this skill

Recent Software Test Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

$97,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer in Test reported a yearly salary of $97,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer in Test reported a yearly salary of $140,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Test Engineer reported a yearly salary of $95,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
$102,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer in Test reported a yearly salary of $102,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
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
501-1,000 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
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
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