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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

+12
Professional Services
Automotive, Marketing Tech
+27
Healthtech, Software

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
Front End Developer $92,094
Min: $70K
Max: $135K
QA Engineer $93,077
Min: $68K
Max: $140K
Automation Engineer $97,708
Min: $73K
Max: $145K
Data Engineer $102,586
Min: $72K
Max: $125K
Android Developer $108,143
Min: $90K
Max: $135K
DevOps Engineer $110,333
Min: $80K
Max: $139K
Software Engineer $116,345
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
QA Manager $129,000
Min: $118K
Max: $140K
Data Architect $135,375
Min: $112K
Max: $172K
Senior Software Engineer $147,927
Min: $105K
Max: $198K
Principal Software Engineer $159,815
Min: $130K
Max: $222K
Engineering Manager $160,016
Min: $124K
Max: $256K
Director of Software Engineering $183,522
Min: $135K
Max: $230K
Vice President of Engineering $198,467
Min: $151K
Max: $265K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $253,963
Min: $127K
Max: $575K

Software Test Engineer jobs in Los Angeles
9

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Santa Monica
2 days ago
+11
As a Software Development Engineer in Test you will be responsible for building an automated a test suite for our Smart Energy platform. You will work closely with the engineering team to drive quality, write test code, and build custom tools to mock hardware and software dependencies. Ultimately, helping to build confidence in our releases, and reduce the number of defects that make it into production.

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.  

Software Engineer in Test

Greater LA Area
2 days ago
+14
As a software engineer in test at Laserfiche, you’ll have tremendous impact from day one. You’ll be part of a collaborative team that works to ensure that user needs are translated effectively into product features. As such, you’ll have the opportunity to constantly explore new technology and shape your own testing strategies.

Lead Software Engineer in Test

Greater LA Area
1 hour ago
+14
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 practices both in your team and across our development organization. You must be passionately curious, as well as curiously passionate about technology, quality, customer satisfaction, and process improvement. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated professional with hands-on testing experience across a wide array of testing challenges including: functional, integration, scalability, stability, reliability, stress, performance and security testing.

Software Development Engineer in Test

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+21
 This position plays a key role within the IT Quality Engineering Department. The candidate will be a member of an Agile software development team and ensure that Quality Engineering tests are written, executed and automated.

Electrical Test Engineer

Greater LA Area
2 weeks 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;

SDET - iOS

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
+27
You will join the iOS core engineering team as an advocate of quality for entire iOS engineering team. Communicating the latest changes to the rest of QA organization, escalade bug fixes that block CI, quarantine stale tests and fix/update them. You will also work closely with offshore Automation team to maintain our Continuous test automation pipeline.

Senior QA Automation Engineer/SDET

Santa Monica
1 week ago
+17
We’re looking for a Senior QA Automation Engineer/SDET who has a passion for testing and quality assurance. You will help plan, estimate, coordinate, and automate testing activities for our financial platform that is serving millions of users across the world. You will also work with product managers, developers, and customer service agents to ensure that quality issues and defects are appropriately identified, documented, tracked, and resolved.

Lead Test Automation Engineer (SDET)

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
Job Description   Job Summary   Our ideal candidate is a Software Engineering or Computer Science major with a proven track record building reliable automation frameworks while leading a team of test engineers. Our candidate is driven, focused, enjoys solving complex problems, and has a mindset for improving processes.  What You Will Do: Lead a team of software developers engineers in test Architect and maintain test automation frameworks and

Skills that affect Software Test Engineer salaries in Los Angeles

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Java
4% have this skill
2
Ruby
4% have this skill
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Front-end
4% have this skill
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Javascript
4% have this skill
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QA
4% have this skill
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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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