Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial Salary

An average Heavy Industrial Quality Assurance Engineer in the United States can expect to take home roughly $66K annually. In the world of Heavy Industrial Quality Assurance Engineers, overall income ranges from $48K near the bottom to $87K at the top; this can include more than $8K from bonuses and more than $15K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 84 percent of Heavy Industrial Quality Assurance Engineers are male. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$48,972 - $85,273
(Median)
$49K
$66K
$85K
MEDIAN: $66,118
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$13.00 - $36.15
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$13
$27
$36
MEDIAN: $27.00
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$48,972 - $85,273  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,833  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $15,050  
Total Pay (?
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$47,936 - $87,136  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 150
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.00 - $36.15  
   
Overtime
$18.12 - $49.77  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,833  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $15,050  
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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$47,936 - $87,136  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial

  • Review and approve quality requirements for manufacturing planning, supplier purchase orders, and engineering specifications to ensure contract compliance.
  • Develop, document, and audit practices, program quality, and metrics reporting system.
  • Perform and coordinate inspections and determine quality assurance testing models of raw materials and finished products.
  • Prepare, document, and execute detailed test plans, test cases, and defect reports.

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Experience Affects Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$67,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 9%