A Quality Manager earns an average salary of €61,722 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

€28,877 - €93,027
€29K
€62K
€93K
MEDIAN: €61,722
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Salary €28,877 - €93,027
Bonus €0.00 - €15,101
Profit Sharing €1,024
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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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€29,087 - €100,267
  • Country: Germany
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 127

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.

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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 €47,000 based on 55 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 €65,000 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Quality Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €74,000 based on 47 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 €87,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €63,907

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

Key Stats for Quality Manager

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Quality Manager Salaries

▲36%

▲16%

▲1%

National Average
€64,000

▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 54%