Average Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist Salary

C$55,900
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$3,129
Bonus
C$3,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist is C$55,900.
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C$40k
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C$77k
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MEDIAN C$55,900
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Salary
C$40k - C$77k
Bonus
C$825 - C$8k
Profit Sharing
C$2k - C$39k
Total Pay
C$38k - C$80k

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Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist

Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist Tasks
  • Support quality related customer complaint investigations and trending activities.
  • Carry out annual product reviews.
  • Support the development and implementation of improved quality reporting measures.
  • Perform training in all aspects of Quality Management Systems.

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Popular Skills for Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist

Skills that pay less than market rate include Windows Operating System General Use, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.

Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist

An entry-level Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$44,840 based on 99 salaries. An early career Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$51,184 based on 325 salaries. A mid-career Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$57,902 based on 224 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$62,324 based on 145 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$72,826.
Employees with Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 11.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Winnipeg, Manitoba (9.5% more) and Toronto, Ontario (6.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Vancouver, British Columbia (8.2% less), London, Ontario (7.0% less) and Montréal, Québec (4.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 834 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.9%
Early Career
39.0%
Mid Career
26.9%
Experienced
17.4%
Late Career
4.9%