Mid-Career Quality Assurance (QA) / Quality Control (QC) Inspector Salary

For Mid-Career Quality Control Inspectors, hourly average wages total $18.11 per hour. Total cash compensation to Mid-Career Quality Control Inspectors bottoms out near $29K and approaches $75K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $5K from bonuses and almost $10K from profit sharing. Most Mid-Career Quality Control Inspectors report high levels of job satisfaction. Male Mid-Career Quality Control Inspectors are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 66 percent of professionals. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$35,224 - $91,547
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MEDIAN: $53,022
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$12.83 - $27.19
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$0$91K
Salary $35,224 - $91,547
Bonus $409.63 - $5,149
Profit Sharing $481.77 - $10,304
Commission $13,000
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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$29,059 - $75,037
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 317
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $12.83 - $27.19
Hourly Tips $1.75
Overtime $18.23 - $44.28
Annual Data $0$75K
Bonus $409.63 - $5,149
Commission $13,000
Profit Sharing $481.77 - $10,304
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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$29,059 - $75,037
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,017

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,087

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

For Mid-Career Quality Control Inspectors, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 84 percent above the national average. Mid-Career Quality Control Inspectors can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Houston (+30 percent), Seattle (+17 percent), Cincinnati (+15 percent), and Oklahoma City (+13 percent). Mid-Career Quality Control Inspectors in San Diego make 21 percent less than the national average, proving that location is a major factor in pay. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include St. Louis (15 percent lower) and Chicago (5 percent lower).

Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) / Quality Control (QC) Inspector

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 232 votes.
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
25%
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Skills That Affect Quality Assurance (QA) / Quality Control (QC) Inspector Salaries

▲3%




National Average
$43,000

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼1%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 232 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 15%
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