C$77,962
Avg. Salary
C$29.19
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$4,977

Bonus

C$2,750

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Quality Manager is C$29.19 per hour.

The average pay for a Quality Manager is C$77,962 per year.

10%
C$17.23
10%
C$29.19
50%
C$55.07
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$29.19
10%
C$56k
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C$78k
50%
C$102k
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$77,962
C$56,005 - C$101,889
C$56K
C$78K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$77,962
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50%
90%
C$17.23 - C$55.07
C$17
C$29
C$55
MEDIAN: C$29.19
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$109K
Salary C$56,005 - C$101,889
Bonus C$19.73 - C$14,641
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$6,953
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$55,518 - C$109,773
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 552
Hourly Data C$0C$71
Hourly Rate C$17.23 - C$55.07
Overtime C$0.00 - C$71.45
Annual Data C$0C$109K
Bonus C$19.73 - C$14,641
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$6,953
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$55,518 - C$109,773
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

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.

Quality Manager Job Listings

Popular Skills for Quality Manager

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 C$61,000 based on 74 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 C$74,000 based on 83 salaries. An experienced Quality Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$83,000 based on 140 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 C$86,000 based on 72 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

30%

12%

7%

-10%

-11%

-11%

-27%

National Average: C$79,003

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

Quality Manager Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Quality Manager?

Quality Manager in Calgary:
Be firm and be fair in all assessments

Quality Manager in Toronto:
Pros: Great place to live. Winter is not too cold.
Cons: Lots of traffic. Long commute during winter time.

Quality Manager in Vancouver:
"How much time it would take."
Take all education available.

Quality Manager in Edmonton:
"Good Job if you're passionate about Quality Improvement."
Pros: Semi-free reign to improve the company as I see fit.
Cons: The politics of quality improvement.

Quality Manager in Calgary:
"Construction work is intermittent."
Do not get thrown under the bus.

Quality Manager in Kitchener:
"Your People Are The Key."
Concentrate on your people skills and making the people that work for you happy.

Quality Manager in Etobicoke:
"Quality manager"
Pros: Quality improvement
Cons: Managing people

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Key Stats for Quality Manager

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Quality Manager Salaries

▲8%

▲5%

National Average
C$79,000

▼6%

▼22%

Skills That Affect Quality Manager Salaries

People Management
▲12%

National Average
C$79,000



ISO 9000
▼9%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 90 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 9%