who is paid more money a sofeware developer or a software testers?

I am working a Perl testing engineer and i also work on automation tools like QTP, winrunner. I have an experience of 4 years.

I want to know who is paid more money a software developer or a software testers

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Developer is paid a LOT more than a tester.

    Tester is considered "entry level" job, then you get promoted to developer. If you've been stuck at tester for 4 years, there may be something wrong with you or your company.

    (Maybe your spelling mistakes are holding you back in the eyes of your boss)

  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

    Both streams have their own area of work. According to me, Software tester is good then developer. Software tester job has more scope now a days. You can get a higher post ion this field with good salary package.

  • 1 decade ago

    Developers get paid more, but not much!!!

    my brother is a tester and complains about it all the time

  • 1 decade ago

    its a developer because a tester can only test if and only if a developer has developed software.That's y a developer gets paid more.Though both of them have almost equal pressure in their jobs,a developer has some times more to do

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  • 1 decade ago

    I guess the developer is paid more . the more experience u have i think the more you got paid

  • 1 decade ago

    certainly developer not undermining tester!

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