The average salary for a Quality Control Manager in Canada is C$70,024.
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Job Description for Quality Control Manager
Quality control managers work in a wide variety of industries and production settings. A quality control manager first samples or tests the product; they analyze the product from the eyes of a consumer and make recommendations on how to improve production and the product. Quality control managers must write detailed reports on the production process and the product they are examining, and they must be able to explain technical concepts in an understandable way to their managers. Quality contr…Read more
Quality Control Manager Tasks
- Evaluate existing procedures, recommend revisions, and conduct internal audits to ensure compliance with regulations.
- Provide support for new projects and coordinate with the production teams and personnel to troubleshoot licensing or compliance issues.
- Monitor and train team of managers and inspectors, and develop rapport with owners, resource suppliers, and contractors.
- Design and implement a Quality Control Plan and ensure its annual update and approval according to government regulations.
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Popular Skills for Quality Control Manager
Skills in Quality Assurance / Quality Control are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Project Management, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Quality Control Manager
An early career Quality Control Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$60,904 based on 62 salaries. A mid-career Quality Control Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$68,760 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Quality Control Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$79,472 based on 61 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$82,122.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Quality Control Manager in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 28.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (24.4% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (21.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Halifax, Nova Scotia (25.7% less) and Mississauga, Ontario (25.2% less).
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