Average Quality Assurance (QA) Associate Salary in Australia

AU$64,149
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AU$3,500
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The average salary for a Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in Australia is AU$64,149.
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AU$50k
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AU$64k
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AU$83k
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AU$50k - AU$83k
Bonus
AU$204 - AU$8k
Total Pay
AU$49k - AU$85k

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Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate

Quality Assurance (QA) Associate Tasks
  • Work with organization members to audit, identify quality problems, and improve operational processes.
  • Write, maintain, and disseminate quality manuals and other documentation.
  • Investigate and diagnose quality complaints, track down components, and recommend corrective actions.
  • Verify logs, databases, and other data to track and flag quality concerns and improvements.

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Popular Skills for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate

Skills in Quality Improvement / QA and Auditing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Document Management, Writing Procedures & Documentation and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.

Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate

An entry-level Quality Assurance (QA) Associate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$55,160 based on 8 salaries. An early career Quality Assurance (QA) Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$62,630 based on 57 salaries. A mid-career Quality Assurance (QA) Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$71,099 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$77,926 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 3.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (0.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 101 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.9%
Early Career
56.4%
Mid Career
21.8%
Experienced
13.9%

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