Release Engineer IV Salary in the United States

How much does a Release Engineer IV make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Release Engineer IV in the United States is $54 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50 and $59. Hourly rate 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

Release Engineer IV is responsible for software builds and releases. Is responsible for the design and development of builds, scripts, installation procedures, and systems including source code control and issue tracking. Being a Release Engineer IV works closely with a quality assurance team to ensure final version is up to organizational standards. Requires a bachelors degree. The Release Engineer IV work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. To be a Release Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Release Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Release Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Release Engineer V

    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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