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

Average Games Tester Yearly Salary in the United States

Games Testers earn an average yearly salary of $32,716. Salaries typically start from $17,264 and go up to $193,100.

Average Games Tester Hourly Wage in the United States

Games Testers earn an average hourly wage of $15.73. Hourly wages typically start from $8.30 and go up to $92.84.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

63%
Full-Time
38%
Part-Time

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Games Tester demographics

Salary Satisfaction

3.1
SCORE
231
RATINGS
Games Testers average a score of 3.1 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Games Testers in the 61th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Games Tester satisfaction

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Games Tester Earnings by Seniority

Top End Games Tester Earnings

The highest earning Games Testers in the United States earn:

$92.84
an hour
$193,100
per year
Senior Games Tester Earnings

Senior Games Testers in the United States earn:

$25.84
an hour
$53,750
per year
Experienced Games Tester Earnings

Experienced Games Testers in the United States earn:

$13.00
an hour
$27,040
per year
Junior Games Tester Earnings

Junior Games Testers in the United States earn:

$10.10
an hour
$21,000
per year
Starting Games Tester Earnings

Starting Games Testers in the United States earn:

$8.30
an hour
$17,264
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Games Tester Salary Comparison

Games Testers earn more than 3% percent of similar careers in the United States.

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Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)