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Software Quality Assurance Tester IV in Salinas, CA

How much does a Software Quality Assurance Tester IV earn in Salinas, CA? The average Software Quality Assurance Tester IV salary in Salinas, CA is $72,655 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $62,589 and $82,862. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Salinas, CA

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Tests the most complex features of new software releases using pre-defined test plans and scripts to identify defects. Follows uniform testing procedures. Documents results and uses designated systems

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  1. Down a level:

    Software Quality Assurance Tester III

    3 - 5 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Software Quality Assurance Tester IV

    5 - 7 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Software Quality Assurance Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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