How much does a QA Tester make?

Updated Jul. 30, 2021
$37,461 /yr
Average Base Pay

208 salaries

$24K

Low

$37K

Average

$60K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a QA Tester is $37,461 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see QA Tester salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 208 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by QA Tester employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
QA Tester$37,461 /yr
L3
Senior QA Tester$39,350 /yr
L4
Lead QA Tester$66,429 /yr
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VMC Consulting
2.6

VMC Consulting

QA Tester - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $14
27 salaries
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$11

$14

$11 - $14 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

QA Tester

$25,763

 /yr
Range: $24K - $89K

$24K

$89K

$23,936 - $88,682 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
3.4

Enzyme

QA Tester - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $13 - $17

$13

$17

$13 - $17 Range

BMM Testlabs
3.9

BMM Testlabs

QA Tester

$32,313

 /yr
Range: $22K - $44K

$22K

$44K

$22,197 - $43,926 Range

Ludia
3.5

Ludia

QA Tester

$29,622

 /yr
Range: $24K - $36K

$24K

$36K

$23,613 - $36,128 Range

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VMC Consulting
2.6

VMC Consulting

QA Tester - Hourly Contractor

$11

 /hr
Range: $9 - $12

$9

$12

$9 - $12 Range

Square Enix
4.4

Square Enix

QA Tester - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $13 - $14

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

Budge Studios
4.2

Budge Studios

QA Tester

$25,952

 /yr
Range: $25K - $30K

$25K

$30K

$24,810 - $30,024 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

QA Tester - Hourly Intern

$26

 /hr
Range: $21 - $31

$21

$31

$21 - $31 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

QA Tester - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $13

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

Gameloft
3.4

Gameloft

QA Tester

$30,239

 /yr
Range: $27K - $33K

$27K

$33K

$27,269 - $32,718 Range

Eidos Montreal
3.9

Eidos Montreal

QA Tester - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $12 - $13

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

BioWare
4

BioWare

QA Tester - Hourly Contractor

$14

 /hr
Range: $14 - $17

$14

$17

$14 - $17 Range

Warner Bros.
4

Warner Bros.

QA Tester - Hourly Contractor

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $13

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

Ganz
3.2

Ganz

QA Tester

$60,969

 /yr
Range: $57K - $62K

$57K

$62K

$56,819 - $62,141 Range

Hothead Games
4.1

Hothead Games

QA Tester

$36,765

 /yr
Range: $32K - $38K

$32K

$38K

$31,919 - $37,535 Range

Babel Media
3.8

Babel Media

QA Tester - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $12 - $16

$12

$16

$12 - $16 Range

IGT
3.6

IGT

QA Tester

$40,123

 /yr
Range: $39K - $67K

$39K

$67K

$38,890 - $66,990 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a QA Tester salaries

The national average salary for a a QA Tester is $37,461 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a QA Tester salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 208 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a QA Tester employees.

The highest salary for a a QA Tester in Canada is $59,696 per year.

The lowest salary for a a QA Tester in Canada is $23,508 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$2,000
monthly
A Tester in the Toronto Area area reported making $2,000 per month
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Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$15
hourly
A FQA Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $15 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$14
hourly
A FQA Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $14 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$13
hourly
A Game Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $13 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A FQA Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $13 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Software QA Tester in the Toronto Area area reported making $60,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$25
hourly
A Game Tester in the Calgary Area area reported making $25 per hour
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Calgary Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A LQA Game Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $15 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public