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$31,400 - C$51,895
C$31K
C$40K
C$52K
MEDIAN: C$40,187
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C$12.78 - C$24.99
C$13
C$17
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.04
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$18KC$36KC$54K
Salary
C$31,400 - C$51,895  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,523  
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$29,893 - C$53,408  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 142
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$12.78 - C$24.99  
   
Overtime
C$18.21 - C$41.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,523  
   
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$29,893 - C$53,408  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 180

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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 $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 $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 $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 $59,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$39,009

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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 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
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 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
▲52%

▲17%

▲11%

National Average
C$39,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Quality Assurance (QA) Technician Salaries

Internal Audit
▲7%

National Average
C$39,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

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: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 16%
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