AU$86,389
Avg. Salary
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The average pay for a Quality Manager with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills is AU$85,960 per year.

AU$58,704 - AU$135,042
AU$59K
AU$86K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$86,389
10%
50%
90%
AU$25.76 - AU$53.33
AU$26
AU$33
AU$53
MEDIAN: AU$33.42
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$137K
Salary AU$58,704 - AU$135,042
Bonus AU$242 - AU$15,396
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$58,435 - AU$137,963
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 233
Hourly Data AU$0AU$53
Hourly Rate AU$25.76 - AU$53.33
Overtime AU$41.85
Annual Data AU$0AU$137K
Bonus AU$242 - AU$15,396
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$58,435 - AU$137,963
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

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 92 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$90,000 based on 77 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$99,000 based on 98 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$110,000 based on 46 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$85,975

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

Key Stats for Quality Manager

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Quality Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲27%

▲15%

▲5%

National Average
AU$86,000

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 94%