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Video Game Tester Salary

$67,340 (USD)

Average Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly

$2,310

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Video Game Tester is $67,340 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Video Game Tester is between $48,228 and $83,098. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Video Game Tester. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Tests games that are still in development to look for bugs.
  • Examines and analyzes video game content for bugs using various gaming consoles.
Video Game Tester Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Computer Programmers

Job family population: 247,690

Estimated population of Video Game Tester jobs: 59,691

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$78,066
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Video Game Tester Job Listings for United States

Testing Analyst
Jul 13
El Segundo, CA, USA
Activision
Testing Analyst Reporting To : Project Manager, Digital Operations Department : Customer Support ... Activision is more than just the leading developer and publisher of video games; we are the ...
QA Analyst II
Jul 16
Foster City, CA, USA
Activision
Veterans Wanted The QA Tester role for Sledgehammer Games Studio will be working in a development Q ... video games, please apply online. Come take a closer look at our studio, our culture, and some of ...
Game Tester On The Beach (19-00002)
May 1
Boca Raton, FL, USA
Game Development Company
This role is for an experienced casino game tester. Skills : * Excellent working knowledge to ensure quality and standards compliance in the production of gaming software. * Experience with Usability ...
NAM QA Lead
Jun 7
Foster City, United States
Conviva
Perform extensive manual/automated testing on video applications across various platforms like Web, Mobiles, Gaming Consoles, Smart TVs, and Set-top Boxes * Use in-house tools to analyze and validate ...
QA Tester - Mobile Game - Remote
Jul 9
Boston, MA, USA
Fox Cub
Fox Cub, a fully remote game development studio making mobile slot games, is looking to hire a Mobile Game Quality Assurance Tester. You'll be responsible for making sure that our games are great. We ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Video Game Tester is $67,340 a year and $32 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Video Game Tester is between $48,228 and $83,098. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Video Game Tester. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Video Game Tester Job Listings for United States

Testing Analyst
Jul 13
El Segundo, CA, USA
Activision
Testing Analyst Reporting To : Project Manager, Digital Operations Department : Customer Support ... Activision is more than just the leading developer and publisher of video games; we are the ...
QA Analyst II
Jul 16
Foster City, CA, USA
Activision
Veterans Wanted The QA Tester role for Sledgehammer Games Studio will be working in a development Q ... video games, please apply online. Come take a closer look at our studio, our culture, and some of ...
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