Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Quality Assurance (QA) / Quality Control (QC) Inspector is $18.61
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) / Quality Control (QC) Inspectors?
An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) / Quality Control (QC) Inspector with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.90 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $24.
What Do Quality Assurance (QA) / Quality Control (QC) Inspectors Do?
A quality assurance (QA) or quality control (QC) inspector works for a company to inspect, test, and sample materials, parts, or products for defects and any deviations from specifications. The inspector will discard anything that does not meet with company standards, including products, materials, and equipment used by the company in processing. A QA or QC inspector will observe production operations and equipment to ensure that specifications are being met and to make or order necessary …Read more
- 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.