Release Engineer Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Software Release Engineer, Build Engineer, Engineer - Release, Release Engineer

What is the average annual salary for Release Engineer?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Release Engineer may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Release Engineer in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Release Engineer in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Release Engineer in the United States is $83,583 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Release Engineer in the United Sates are expected to make less than $83,583.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $83,583
  • 10%$67,387
  • 25%$75,105
  • 75%$98,578
  • 90%$112,231

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Job Description for Release Engineer

Responsible for software builds and releases. Responsible for the design and development of builds, scripts, installation procedures, and systems including source code control and issue tracking. Works closely with a quality assurance team to ensure final version is up to organizational standards. Requires a bachelor's degree in a related area and 3-5 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. May lead and direct the work of others. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. View Release Engineer job description

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Categories:  Engineering, IT -- Computers, Hardware, IT -- Computers, Software

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  Stationary Engineer, Engineer III, Engineer IV, Engineer V, Engineer II, Engineer I, Manufacturing Engineer III, Process Engineer III, Research and Development Engineer

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