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Tester Salary
in Portland, Oregon

$54,178 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tester is $54,178 a year and $26 an hour in Portland, Oregon, United States. The average salary range for a Tester is between $39,628 and $66,305. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Tester. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Portland, Oregon.

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Job Summary

  • Tests and assesses samples of products during processing stages, using laboratory apparatus, testing equipment, and following standard test procedures.
  • Ascertains physical and chemical properties and ensures products meet quality control standards.
Tester Job Prevalence in Portland, Oregon, United States

Job family: Geological and Petroleum Technicians

Job family population: 14,820

Estimated population of Tester jobs: 918

Rate of error: 4.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Portland, Oregon

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Description: Portland is the largest and most populous city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is a major port in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers. As of 2018, Portland had an estimated population of 653,115, making it the 25th most populated city in the United States, and the second-most populous in the Pacific Northwest (after Seattle). Approximately 2.4 million people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), making it the 25th most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA...

Tester Job Listings for Portland, Oregon

Software Tester Junior
Jun 18
Portland, Oregon, USA
Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.
R0053314Software Tester JuniorKey Role:Create and design processes or experiments to test the quality of a product. Work hand-in-hand with software engineers to ensure quality is built into our ...
Current College Students - QA Tester and Data Entry Intern
May 16
Portland, United States
Dig - The Dog Person's Dating App
The Dig QA Tester intern will: - Test and detect defects in potential new features or upgrades to the mobile app using established and tedious methods - Accurately execute all assigned test cases ...
Part-Time Linguistic Tester (Multiple Languages)
Apr 24
Portland, OR, USA
As a Linguistic Tester, content you might be testing may include, but is not limited to, technical and marketing documentation, video, audio, e-learning courses, web software solutions, standalone ...
DevOps with Testing
Jun 19
Portland, United States
Title DevOps with Testing Location Portland, OR Duration Long term Key Responsibilities Be a Part of the DevOps team and program personnel in building new systems tests through use of automated ...
UAT Tester with TFS
Apr 18
Salem, United States
ARK Solutions Inc
ARK Solutions, Inc. is currently seeking UAT Tester with TFS candidates for opportunities in the Salem, OR area. This is an excellent opportunity to start an excellent project with a winning team.
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