Software Quality Assurance Supervisor Salary in the United States

How much does a Software Quality Assurance Supervisor make in the United States? The average Software Quality Assurance Supervisor salary in the United States is $96,041 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $81,610 and $109,909. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Supervises the daily operations of a software quality assurance team. Assigns testing tasks to team members. Trains team on tools and methodologies to ensure that software tests identify defects and comply with quality standards. Evaluates test results against expected results and recommends improvements to test plans and scripts as needed. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Reports to a manager. Supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area and department processes. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Software Quality Assurance Analyst IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Software Quality Assurance Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Software Quality Assurance Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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