A Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist earns an average salary of C$55,114 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Auditing is associated with high pay for this job.

C$40,449 - C$75,135
C$40K
C$55K
C$75K
MEDIAN: C$55,107
10%
50%
90%
C$14.15 - C$45.26
C$14
C$21
C$45
MEDIAN: C$21.15
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$77K
Salary C$40,449 - C$75,135
Bonus C$1,441 - C$7,684
Profit Sharing C$3,052
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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C$36,854 - C$77,972
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 280
Hourly Data C$0C$94
Hourly Rate C$14.15 - C$45.26
Overtime C$20.64 - C$94.60
Annual Data C$0C$77K
Bonus C$1,441 - C$7,684
Profit Sharing C$3,052
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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C$36,854 - C$77,972
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 68

Common Career Paths for Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist


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Popular Skills for Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist

Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 168 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$59,000 based on 111 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$62,000 based on 70 salaries. A Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$67,000 based on 22 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$54,406

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Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist?

Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist in Whitby:
"Very rewarding and interesting"
Pros: Interaction with fellow employees
Cons:

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Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist Salaries

▲24%

▲14%

▲9%

National Average
C$54,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist Salaries

Auditing
▲11%

Internal Audit
▲9%

Software Test
▲3%

National Average
C$54,000






Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 14%