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Video Game Tester Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$71,968 (USD)

Average Salary

$35/hr

Average Hourly

$2,469

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Video Game Tester is $71,968 a year and $35 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Video Game Tester is between $51,543 and $88,810. 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 Chicago, Illinois.

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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 Chicago, Illinois, 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:
$83,431
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

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...

Video Game Tester Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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