The average salary of a Sony game tester with less than 3 years of experience is $25,000 per year while that of a tester with more than 3 years of experience is $43,000 per year. A person that has worked in the industry for more than 6 years is likely to earn an average yearly salary of $71,000, states Time.
Video game testers usually get to play new games before they are released into the market. This ensures that all the games have been taken through quality tests and that all complications are reported and eliminated beforehand. Most game testers are able to do their work from the comfort of their own homes, reports Time.