Average Quality Control Inspector Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for a Quality Control Inspector is C$20.24.
MEDIAN C$20.24
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Hourly Rate
C$13 - C$38
C$199 - C$4,454
Profit Sharing
C$972 - C$4,883
Total Pay
C$28,718 - C$86,928

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Job Description for Quality Control Inspector

Quality Control Inspector Tasks
  • Inspect, test, and sample materials or assembled parts or products for defects and deviations from specifications.
  • Observe and monitor production operations and equipment to ensure conformance to specifications and make or order necessary process or assembly adjustments.
  • Discuss inspection results with those responsible for products, and recommend necessary corrective actions.
  • Discard or reject products, materials, and equipment not meeting specifications.

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Popular Skills for Quality Control Inspector

Skills in Microsoft Office, Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Microsoft Word and Windows Operating System General Use are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Quality Control Inspector

An entry-level Quality Control Inspector with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$15.47 based on 84 salaries. An early career Quality Control Inspector with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$18.53 based on 170 salaries. A mid-career Quality Control Inspector with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$23.21 based on 78 salaries. An experienced Quality Control Inspector with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$24.80 based on 69 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$25.
Employees with Quality Control Inspector in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 50.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (24.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (20.9% less), Mississauga, Ontario (18.3% less) and Toronto, Ontario (16.0% less).

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