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How much does a Games Tester make in the United States?

Average Games Tester Hourly Wage in the United States

Games Testers earn a median hourly wage of $39.59. Hourly wages typically start from $21.68 and go up to $58.28.

Average Games Tester Yearly Salary in the United States

Games Testers earn a median salary of $82,340 per year. Salaries typically start from $45,090 and go up to $121,230.

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    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
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Games Tester Earnings by Seniority

Top End Games Tester Earnings

The highest earning Games Testers in the United States earn:

$58.28
an hour
$121,230
per year
Senior Games Tester Earnings

Senior Games Testers in the United States earn:

$49.83
an hour
$103,640
per year
Experienced Games Tester Earnings

Experienced Games Testers in the United States earn:

$39.59
an hour
$82,340
per year
Junior Games Tester Earnings

Junior Games Testers in the United States earn:

$30.24
an hour
$62,890
per year
Starting Games Tester Earnings

Starting Games Testers in the United States earn:

$21.68
an hour
$45,090
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Historical salary for Games Testers in the United States

Games Tester salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Games Tester Salary in District of Columbia $52.79 $109,810 # 1
Games Tester Salary in Maryland $48.51 $100,910 # 2
Games Tester Salary in Virginia $46.79 $97,330 # 3
Games Tester Salary in Connecticut $43.82 $91,150 # 4
Games Tester Salary in Massachusetts $43.40 $90,270 # 5
Games Tester Salary in Colorado $40.79 $84,850 # 6
Games Tester Salary in California $41.63 $86,580 # 7
Games Tester Salary in West Virginia $42.00 $87,350 # 8
Games Tester Salary in Georgia $38.27 $79,590 # 9
Games Tester Salary in Texas $39.66 $82,490 # 10
Games Tester Salary in Alabama $39.70 $82,570 # 11
Games Tester Salary in Hawaii $40.88 $85,040 # 12
Games Tester Salary in Vermont $39.34 $81,820 # 13
Games Tester Salary in New York $38.39 $79,850 # 14
Games Tester Salary in Illinois $39.34 $81,820 # 15
Games Tester Salary in Alaska $40.33 $83,890 # 16
Games Tester Salary in North Carolina $38.57 $80,230 # 17
Games Tester Salary in Pennsylvania $38.59 $80,270 # 18
Games Tester Salary in Oregon $35.77 $74,390 # 19
Games Tester Salary in Ohio $38.47 $80,020 # 20
Games Tester Salary in Missouri $39.34 $81,820 # 21
Games Tester Salary in New Mexico $36.39 $75,690 # 22
Games Tester Salary in South Carolina $37.47 $77,940 # 23
Games Tester Salary in Nebraska $36.39 $75,690 # 24
Games Tester Salary in New Hampshire $36.20 $75,300 # 25
Games Tester Salary in New Jersey $35.29 $73,410 # 26
Games Tester Salary in Delaware $36.15 $75,200 # 27
Games Tester Salary in Florida $37.09 $77,140 # 28
Games Tester Salary in Arkansas $36.11 $75,110 # 29
Games Tester Salary in Oklahoma $35.80 $74,450 # 30
Games Tester Salary in Maine $36.73 $76,390 # 31
Games Tester Salary in Minnesota $34.07 $70,870 # 32
Games Tester Salary in Idaho $35.72 $74,300 # 33
Games Tester Salary in Michigan $33.62 $69,920 # 34
Games Tester Salary in South Dakota $35.18 $73,180 # 35
Games Tester Salary in Arizona $34.96 $72,720 # 36
Games Tester Salary in Mississippi $34.25 $71,250 # 37
Games Tester Salary in Washington $34.36 $71,470 # 38
Games Tester Salary in Rhode Island $34.20 $71,140 # 39
Games Tester Salary in Kansas $34.19 $71,110 # 40
Games Tester Salary in Utah $35.66 $74,180 # 41
Games Tester Salary in Indiana $34.81 $72,410 # 42
Games Tester Salary in Kentucky $33.77 $70,250 # 43
Games Tester Salary in Louisiana $34.19 $71,110 # 44
Games Tester Salary in Wisconsin $32.90 $68,420 # 45
Games Tester Salary in Tennessee $31.39 $65,290 # 46
Games Tester Salary in North Dakota $31.55 $65,610 # 47
Games Tester Salary in Wyoming $30.43 $63,290 # 48
Games Tester Salary in Nevada $30.46 $63,350 # 49
Games Tester Salary in Iowa $29.70 $61,780 # 50
Games Tester Salary in Montana $30.99 $64,460 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Games Tester

Interested in becoming a Games Tester? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good games tester? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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