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The average pay for a Quality Assurance (QA) Associate is $19.50 per hour.

The average pay for a Quality Assurance (QA) Associate is $56,498 per year.

MEDIAN $19.50
MEDIAN $56,498
$52,381 - $79,371
MEDIAN: $56,498

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Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate

The quality assurance (QA) associate ensures that a new product in development (usually software) meets standards for operating and usage. Frequently, this individual attempts to "break" the product under development, and report their experiences, successes, and failures to the team to use in future iterations or versions.


Quality Assurance (QA) Associate Tasks

  • Work with organization members to audit, identify quality problems, and improve operational processes.
  • Write, maintain, and disseminate quality manuals and other documentation.
  • Investigate and diagnose quality complaints, track down components, and recommend corrective actions.
  • Verify logs, databases, and other data to track and flag quality concerns and improvements.

Quality Assurance (QA) Associate Job Listings

Baxter International Inc Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Auburn?

Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in Auburn:
Pros: Not far from home and close to the college I attend.
Cons: Bad city drivers and the town is crowded.

Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in Rockford:
"An opportunity to grow in my education field."
Pros: I am able to help people to live.
Cons: Large duties but little pay and not enough hours.

Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in High Point:
Pros: I Love Taking Care Of People.
Cons: Having To Wake Up So Early.

Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in Austin:
"Great to start, hard to stay."
Pros: I enjoy working with my coworkers.
Cons: The pay could be better and the atmosphere of knowing that we get paid under market is unsettling. There is high turn over.

Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in Malvern:
"Procedural Position."
Create and revise procedures and improve workflow. Identify errors and trends. Identify any possibly fraudulent activity. Project work throughout the year.

Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in Phoenix:
Pros: Culture, flexibility, office conditions.
Cons: Not enough recognition for QA.

Quality Assurance (QA) Associate in Oceanside:
"Keep Learning New Areas And Skills."
Keep asking for new tasks and responsibilities to increase your abilities to become indispensable to your boss.

Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Associate


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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 43%