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Test Engineer IV in the United States

How much does a Test Engineer IV earn in the United States? The average Test Engineer IV salary in the United States is $113,730 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $103,598 and $123,885. 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 Major Cities

Job Description

Interacts with other engineering groups to define, document, analyze, perform, and interpret tests for products, systems, components, or modifications. Participates in final system integration and validation to identify functional problems. Defines internal quality control standards and the maintenance of reliability programs. Creates, documents, and analyzes complex test cases and provides feedback and recommendations for product or design changes. Ensures testing procedures are in compliance with any required industry specific standards. Develops and implements improvements to overall testing and quality programs. May coordinate with vendors or suppliers to modify or develop testing for components or other parts. Requires a bachelor's degree of Engineering. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. Typically requires 7+ years of related experience.

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    Test Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Test Engineer V

    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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