$55,599
Avg. Salary
$18.57
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,959

Bonus

$2,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with Writing Procedures & Documentation skills is $18.57 per hour.

The average pay for a Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with Writing Procedures & Documentation skills is $55,599 per year.

$13.95
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$30.00
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MEDIAN $18.57
$37k
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$84k
90%
MEDIAN $55,599
$37,046 - $84,273
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MEDIAN: $55,599
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$0$84K
Salary $37,046 - $84,273
Bonus $519 - $9,352
Profit Sharing $750 - $8,500
Total Pay (?
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$33,427 - $82,062
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 520
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $13.95 - $30.00
Overtime $20.74 - $43.11
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $519 - $9,352
Profit Sharing $750 - $8,500
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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$33,427 - $82,062
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 8 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 270

Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist

Quality assurance specialists work in a variety of fields, including manufacturing (in which this position mostly entails physical labor) and firms that provide a service, such as consulting (where QA specialists develop strategies and techniques to ensure that all clients receive a similar high level of quality and helpfulness). Regardless of the industry in which they work, QA specialists have a keen eye for detail and a strong understanding of their company's manufacturing or service processes.

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Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist Tasks
  • Support quality related customer complaint investigations and trending activities.
  • Carry out annual product reviews.
  • Support the development and implementation of improved quality reporting measures.
  • Perform training in all aspects of Quality Management Systems.

Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 238 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 140 salaries. An experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 91 salaries. A Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 32 salaries.

Key Stats for Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 187 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲22%

Mid-Career
▲16%

Late-Career
▲11%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 187 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 11%