Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial Salary

The average Heavy Industrial Quality Assurance Engineer in the United States earns approximately $68K annually. Most Heavy Industrial Quality Assurance Engineers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Heavy Industrial Quality Assurance Engineers who answered the questionnnaire. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$45,178 - $89,700
$45K
$68K
$90K
MEDIAN: $68,328
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Salary
$45,178 - $89,700  
   
Bonus
$986 - $5,068  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$47,884 - $92,400  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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

  • 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.
  • 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial

Pay by Experience for a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial has a positive trend. An entry-level Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 22 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 9 salaries. A Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 5 salaries.

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial?

Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial in Columbia:
"Have Patience."
Do you research, present the data, save your work, and move on. If management doesn't see the benefits in what you've suggested right away, they will when the customer complaints start rolling in. Then, you can implement your solution quickly and look like a rock star.

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Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer, Heavy Industrial Salaries

Mid-Career
▲21%

Late-Career
▲15%

National Average
$70,000

Experienced
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
24 %
Male
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: