The average wage for a Quality Assurance (QA) Technician is C$17.02 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$31,124 - C$51,697
C$31K
C$40K
C$52K
MEDIAN: C$40,216
10%
50%
90%
C$12.83 - C$24.98
C$13
C$17
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.32
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$53K
Salary C$31,124 - C$51,697
Bonus C$0.00 - C$3,878
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$3,606
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$29,970 - C$53,313
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 141
Hourly Data C$0C$40
Hourly Rate C$12.83 - C$24.98
Overtime C$17.94 - C$40.41
Annual Data C$0C$53K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$3,878
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$3,606
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$29,970 - C$53,313
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 172

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Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Technician

Pay by Experience for a Quality Assurance (QA) Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Quality Assurance (QA) Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$37,000 based on 220 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Quality Assurance (QA) Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$46,000 based on 47 salaries. A Quality Assurance (QA) Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$59,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$39,264

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Quality Assurance (QA) Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Quality Assurance (QA) Technician?

Quality Assurance (QA) Technician in Leamington:
Pros: Work benefits. Work conditions-lab environment.
Cons: Pay rate. Stress level. Management. Large workload.

Quality Assurance (QA) Technician in Listowel:
"I'm ensuring safe and wholesome food."
Pros: Interact with many people. It's important ensuring safe food products.
Cons: No benefits and low wages. Very long hours and stressful.

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Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Technician

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Quality Assurance (QA) Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲51%

▲16%

▲10%

National Average
C$39,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Quality Assurance (QA) Technician Salaries

Internal Audit
▲6%

National Average
C$39,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 15%
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