How much does a QA Tester make?

Updated Oct. 7, 2021
$37,944 /yr
Average Base Pay

207 salaries

$24K

Low

$38K

Average

$60K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for QA Tester is $37,944 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see QA Tester salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 207 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by QA Tester employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
QA Tester$37,944 /yr
L3
Senior QA Tester$47,259 /yr
L4
Lead QA Tester$67,341 /yr
Career Path

Related Job Titles

QA Manual Tester

$41,570

per year

Quality Assurance Tester

$47,219

per year

Entry Level Quality Assurance Tester

$43,468

per year

Game Tester

$30,366

per year

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VMC Consulting
2.6

VMC Consulting

QA Tester - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $14
27 salaries
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$11

$14

$11 - $14 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

QA Tester

$26,110

 /yr
Range: $24K - $90K

$24K

$90K

$24,258 - $89,875 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

QA Tester - Hourly Contractor

$12

 /hr
Range: $10 - $21

$10

$21

$10 - $21 Range

Keywords Studios
3.4

Keywords Studios

QA Tester - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $12 - $18

$12

$18

$12 - $18 Range

Enzyme
3.5

Enzyme

QA Tester - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $18

$13

$18

$13 - $18 Range

BMM Testlabs
3.9

BMM Testlabs

QA Tester

$32,748

 /yr
Range: $22K - $45K

$22K

$45K

$22,496 - $44,517 Range

Ludia
3.9

Ludia

QA Tester

$30,020

 /yr
Range: $24K - $37K

$24K

$37K

$23,931 - $36,614 Range

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VMC Consulting
2.6

VMC Consulting

QA Tester - Hourly Contractor

$12

 /hr
Range: $9 - $12

$9

$12

$9 - $12 Range

Square Enix
4.1

Square Enix

QA Tester - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $13 - $14

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

Budge Studios
3.8

Budge Studios

QA Tester

$26,301

 /yr
Range: $25K - $30K

$25K

$30K

$25,144 - $30,428 Range

GlobalStep
3.7

GlobalStep

QA Tester - Hourly Contractor

$13

 /hr
Range: $13 - $14

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

IBM
4

IBM

QA Tester - Hourly Intern

$26

 /hr
Range: $22 - $32

$22

$32

$22 - $32 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

QA Tester - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $12 - $13

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Gameloft
3.5

Gameloft

QA Tester

$30,646

 /yr
Range: $28K - $33K

$28K

$33K

$27,636 - $33,158 Range

Eidos Montreal
4.1

Eidos Montreal

QA Tester - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $12 - $13

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Warner Bros.
4

Warner Bros.

QA Tester - Hourly Contractor

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $13

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

BioWare
3.7

BioWare

QA Tester - Hourly Contractor

$14

 /hr
Range: $14 - $17

$14

$17

$14 - $17 Range

IGT
3.6

IGT

QA Tester

$40,663

 /yr
Range: $39K - $68K

$39K

$68K

$39,413 - $67,891 Range

Hothead Games
4.1

Hothead Games

QA Tester

$37,259

 /yr
Range: $32K - $38K

$32K

$38K

$32,348 - $38,040 Range

Ganz
4.5

Ganz

QA Tester

$61,789

 /yr
Range: $58K - $63K

$58K

$63K

$57,583 - $62,977 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a QA Tester salaries

The national average salary for a QA Tester is $37,944 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a QA Tester salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 207 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a QA Tester employees.

The highest salary for a QA Tester in Canada is $60,447 per year.

The lowest salary for a QA Tester in Canada is $23,818 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent qa tester salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$17
hourly
A LQA Game Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$16
hourly
A Game Tester in the Edmonton Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Edmonton Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$33,000
per year
A QA Tester Analyst in the Vancouver Area area reported making $33,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A LQA Game Tester in the Ottawa Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
Ottawa Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$62,493
per year
A Tester in the Edmonton Area area reported making $62,493 per year
Job Highlights
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A QA Functionality Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Montreal Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
A Manual QA Tester in the Toronto Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$57,663
per year
A Software QA Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $57,663 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Software QA Tester in the Toronto Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private