How much does a QA Software Tester make?

Updated Sep. 19, 2021
$41,593 /yr
Average Base Pay

729 salaries

$25K

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$42K

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$70K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for QA Software Tester is $41,593 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see QA Software Tester salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 729 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by QA Software Tester employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
QA Tester$37,944 /yr
L3
Senior QA Tester$47,062 /yr
L4
Lead QA Tester$67,338 /yr
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Government of Alberta
3.5

Government of Alberta

QA Software Tester
About 

$60K -$65K

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$60K

$65K

$60,194 - $64,913 Range

Freelancer
4.2

Freelancer

QA Software Tester - Hourly Intern
About 

$19 -$21

 hourly

$19

$21

$19 - $21 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.2

Lockheed Martin

QA Software Tester - Hourly Intern
About 

$21 -$22

 hourly

$21

$22

$21 - $22 Range

LotLinx
3.4

LotLinx

QA Software Tester
About 

$50K -$55K

$50K

$55K

$49,942 - $54,825 Range

VMC Consulting
2.6

VMC Consulting

QA Tester - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $14

$11

$14

$11 - $14 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

QA Tester

$26,165

 /yr
Range: $24K - $90K

$24K

$90K

$24,310 - $90,067 Range

Keywords Studios
3.4

Keywords Studios

Software QA Tester - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $18

$14

$18

$14 - $18 Range

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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

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $18

$13

$18

$13 - $18 Range

BMM Testlabs
3.9

BMM Testlabs

QA Tester

$32,818

 /yr
Range: $23K - $45K

$23K

$45K

$22,544 - $44,612 Range

Ludia
3.9

Ludia

QA Tester

$30,084

 /yr
Range: $24K - $37K

$24K

$37K

$23,982 - $36,693 Range

Keywords Studios
3.4

Keywords Studios

QA/LQA Tester - Hourly Contractor

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $17

$13

$17

$13 - $17 Range

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
4.2

Budge Studios

QA Tester

$26,357

 /yr
Range: $25K - $30K

$25K

$30K

$25,198 - $30,493 Range

Keywords Studios
3.4

Keywords Studios

QA Test Lead

$43,751

 /yr
Range: $41K - $45K

$41K

$45K

$41,240 - $45,079 Range

GlobalStep
3.7

GlobalStep

QA Tester - Hourly Contractor

$13

 /hr
Range: $13 - $14

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

Electronic Arts
4.1

Electronic Arts

QA Test Lead

$35,422

 /yr
Range: $26K - $40K

$26K

$40K

$26,380 - $39,866 Range

Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

QA Test Lead

$83,180

 /yr
Range: $80K - $93K

$80K

$93K

$80,169 - $92,747 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a QA Software Tester salaries

The national average salary for a QA Software Tester is $41,593 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a QA Software Tester salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 729 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a QA Software Tester employees.

The highest salary for a QA Software Tester in Canada is $70,175 per year.

The lowest salary for a QA Software Tester in Canada is $24,653 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$75,000
per year
A Software QA Tester in the Toronto Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Quality Assurance Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A Software QA Tester in the Toronto Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A FQA Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A FQA Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $15 per hour
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$16
hourly
A LQA Game Tester in the Montreal Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$65,892
per year
A Manual QA Tester in the Vancouver Area area reported making $65,892 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
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