The average salary for a Quality Assurance (QA) Technician is AU$54,667 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$42,658 - AU$65,539
AU$43K
AU$55K
AU$66K
MEDIAN: AU$54,991
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AU$19.62 - AU$30.73
AU$20
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AU$31
MEDIAN: AU$23.48
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AU$0AU$65K
Salary AU$42,658 - AU$65,539
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$3,452
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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AU$43,166 - AU$65,914
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 105
Hourly Data AU$0AU$49
Hourly Rate AU$19.62 - AU$30.73
Overtime AU$0.00 - AU$49.91
Annual Data AU$0AU$65K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$3,452
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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AU$43,166 - AU$65,914
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Technician

  • Develop and implement processes, procedures, forms, work instructions and tools to monitor and improve Quality Assurance processes.
  • Review and approve SOPs, work instructions, forms and validation plans from other departments on behalf of Quality Assurance.
  • Review and approve documents related to Quality Assurance investigations.

Quality Assurance (QA) Technician Job Listings

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 AU$53,000 based on 46 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 AU$60,000 based on 42 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 AU$61,000 based on 6 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 AU$60,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$53,662

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Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Technician

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Quality Assurance (QA) Technician Salaries

▲13%

▲12%

▲11%

▼0%

National Average
AU$54,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%