The average salary for a Quality Control (QC) Technician is AU$50,241 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. Pay for this job does not change much between less experienced and more experienced workers.

AU$39,998 - AU$65,779
AU$40K
AU$50K
AU$66K
MEDIAN: AU$50,159
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50%
90%
AU$19.53 - AU$28.53
AU$20
AU$24
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$23.81
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90%
AU$0AU$65K
Salary AU$39,998 - AU$65,779
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,528
Profit Sharing AU$197
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$41,001 - AU$65,975
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 44
Hourly Data AU$0AU$48
Hourly Rate AU$19.53 - AU$28.53
Overtime AU$20.00 - AU$48.94
Annual Data AU$0AU$65K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,528
Profit Sharing AU$197
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$41,001 - AU$65,975
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Job Description for Quality Control (QC) Technician

Quality control (QC) technicians are a crucial part of almost all manufacturing operations. Contrary to what some believe, they are not only involved as a final check before a product goes out the door; they are also responsible for verifying the quality of the basic materials received (as using a flawed material in the production process will inevitably result in a flawed end product) as well as every step in the manufacturing process. 

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Quality Control (QC) Technician Tasks

  • Perform routine testing to ensure quality and adherence to regulations and standards.
  • Conduct risk assessment and corrective action solutions.
  • Support factory quality engineers and managers with customer and supplier issues.
  • Calibrate and maintain all gauges and test machines.

Quality Control (QC) Technician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$50,666

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Quality Control (QC) Technician

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Quality Control (QC) Technician Salaries

▲2%

National Average
AU$51,000

▼1%

▼3%

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 93%