AU$98,279
Avg. Salary
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The average pay for a Quality Manager with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$98,581 per year.

AU$61,969 - AU$141,000
AU$62K
AU$98K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$98,279
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$150K
Salary AU$61,969 - AU$141,000
Bonus AU$1,939 - AU$24,832
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$62,505 - AU$150,740
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 44

Job Description for Quality Manager

A quality manager ensures that a company's products meet client or consumer demands. The specific daily duties for quality managers can vary depending on the manager's company; however, they may include directing and advising employees and checking products to ensure their quality throughout the production process. If an item doesn't meet quality standards, the quality manager must catch the mistake and correct it immediately. In addition, a professional in this field meets with a company’s management team to come up with creative, effective ways to manage product quality and the production process. A quality manger also may make crucial decisions such as selecting low-cost but efficient, materials and finding the personnel to help oversee production. Many times, a quality manager pursues feedback from consumers and clients, and they improve product accordingly.

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Quality Manager Tasks

  • Work with line managers to identify and reach quality benchmarks.
  • Report on quality and safety at production facilities for each product.
  • Track warrantee, auditing, and customer feedback to improve process integrity.
  • Ensure that safety and quality measures are implemented on time and in accordance with regulations.
  • Inspect products, processes, and metrics to find opportunities to improve quality.

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Pay by Experience Level for Quality Manager

Pay by Experience for a Quality Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Quality Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$72,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Quality Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$109,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Quality Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$128,000 based on 21 salaries. A Quality Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$128,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Quality Manager

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Quality Manager Salaries

▲30%

Late-Career
▲30%

▲11%

National Average
AU$98,000

▼27%

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 97%