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Software Testing Engineer Salary in India

based on 17.3k latest salaries

Average Annual Salary

7.4 Lakhs

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Estimated Take Home Salary

29,530 - ₹ 30,877

Software Testing Engineer salary in India ranges between ₹ 1.8 Lakhs to ₹ 10.0 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 7.4 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 17.3k latest salaries received from Software Testing Engineers.

Last Updated: 4 Apr, 2024

Salaries in different departments

Engineering - Software & QA
Software Testing Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (2.3k salaries)
7.1 Lakhs

₹1.8 L/yr - ₹9.8 L/yr

Quality Assurance
Software Testing Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (68 salaries)
7.9 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹9.3 L/yr

IT & Information Security
Software Testing Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (50 salaries)
5.3 Lakhs

₹2.4 L/yr - ₹9 L/yr

Research & Development
Software Testing Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (18 salaries)
5.7 Lakhs

₹1.8 L/yr - ₹8.2 L/yr

Engineering - Hardware & Networks
Software Testing Engineer Salary
1 - 5 years exp. (10 salaries)
7.2 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹5.5 L/yr

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Average Annual Salary by Experience

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Software Testing Engineer salary in India with less than 1 year of experience to 5 years ranges from ₹ 1.8 Lakhs to ₹ 10.0 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 7.4 Lakhs based on 17.3k latest salaries.

Top Skills for Software Testing Engineers

based on 3,222 jobs

Skills

Jobs demanding the skill

1

Manual Testing

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2

Automation Testing

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3

Selenium

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4

Test Engineering

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5

Software Testing

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Companies for Software Testing Engineer in India

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Company Name Avg Annual Salary
2 - 8 yrs exp. (220 salaries)

11.1 Lakhs

₹5 L/yr - ₹15.2 L/yr

1 - 4 yrs exp. (212 salaries)

3.4 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹5 L/yr

1 - 6 yrs exp. (207 salaries)

7.2 Lakhs

₹2.4 L/yr - ₹12.8 L/yr

0 - 6 yrs exp. (151 salaries)

6.5 Lakhs

₹3.3 L/yr - ₹11 L/yr

0 - 5 yrs exp. (150 salaries)

5.8 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹9.4 L/yr

0 - 5 yrs exp. (128 salaries)

6.9 Lakhs

₹2.3 L/yr - ₹11.4 L/yr

0 - 6 yrs exp. (123 salaries)

6.6 Lakhs

₹2.5 L/yr - ₹11 L/yr

1 - 5 yrs exp. (113 salaries)

4.4 Lakhs

₹2 L/yr - ₹9 L/yr

1 - 5 yrs exp. (113 salaries)

6.6 Lakhs

₹3.5 L/yr - ₹11.5 L/yr

5.6 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹8.5 L/yr

Frequently Asked Questions about Software Testing Engineer Salaries

What is the salary of a Software Testing Engineer in India?
Average salary for a Software Testing Engineer in India is 7.4 Lakhs per year (₹61.9k per month). Salary estimates are based on 17.3k latest salaries received from various Software Testing Engineers across industries.
What are the top paying companies that employ Software Testing Engineers?
What is the starting salary for a Software Testing Engineer in India?
Average starting Salary for Software Testing Engineer in India is around ₹1.8 Lakhs per year (₹15.0k per month). 1 year of minimum experience is required to be a Software Testing Engineer.
What is the highest salary for a Software Testing Engineer in India?
Highest salary that a Software Testing Engineer can earn is ₹10.0 Lakhs per year (₹83.3k per month).
How does Software Testing Engineer Salary in India change with experience?
An Entry Level Software Testing Engineer with less than three years of experience earns an average salary of ₹3.6 Lakhs per year. A mid-career Software Testing Engineer with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹7.3 Lakhs per year, while an experienced Software Testing Engineer with 10-20 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹13.5 Lakhs per year.
What are the top paying industries for Software Testing Engineer in India?
What are the top paying cities for Software Testing Engineer in India?
What are the popular/top skills required to become a Software Testing Engineer?
These are the top skills of a Software Testing Engineer based on 3.2k jobs posted by employers.
  • Manual Testing
  • Automation Testing
  • Selenium
  • Test Engineering
  • Software Testing