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Quality Assurance Tester Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$70,994 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Quality Assurance Tester is $70,994 a year and $34 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Quality Assurance Tester is between $50,917 and $87,607. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Conducts and performs standardized testing designed to find flaws before they become larger issues.
  • Assists in troubleshooting processes and verifies that implemented fixes have intended results.
  • Creates logs and tracking systems to document testing results.
Quality Assurance Tester Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Quality Assurance Tester jobs: 95,901

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Quality Assurance Tester Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Quality Assurance Tester
May 22
Des Plaines, IL, USA
Americaneagle.com is seeking an experienced and analytical Quality Assurance (QA) Tester with strong website and applications testing background to join our Des Plaines, IL office. Americaneagle.com ...
QA Tester
May 23
Lisle, IL, USA
Hunter International Recruiting
QA Tester- Web Applications Lisle, IL Pay Rate- $35-45/hour depending on experience Currently Searching for QA tester to serve in an Agile Testing capacity creating test plans and test cases and ...
Healthcare Claims Quality Assurance
May 24
Chicago, IL, USA
CrossFire Group
In this position the QA Specialist will be expected to work closely with their team (onshore ... Proven track record of leading testing effort for multiple projects. Ability to convert ...
QA Analyst III - 19666
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Axiom Technology Group, Inc.
The incumbent must establish and maintain testing environments as well as analyze, verify, and troubleshoot test results against requirements. The QA Analyst III is required to report task progress ...
Quality Assurance Manager
May 22
Chicago, IL, USA
The Quality Assurance Manager will manage the customer complaint process at SCR and perform ... Document testing procedures, methodologies, or criteria. * Identify critical points in the ...
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