Average Quality Control (QC) Associate Hourly Pay

$18.65
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$2,979
Bonus
$2,500
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The average hourly pay for a Quality Control (QC) Associate is $18.65.
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$11.91
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What Do Quality Control (QC) Associates Do?

Quality Control (QC) Associate Tasks
  • Manage processes across departments or laboratories for consistency and fit to standards.
  • Analyze data and create recommendations and guidelines to improve processes.
  • Document procedures and metrics to track performance and quality control.

Job Satisfaction for Quality Control (QC) Associate

3.6 out of 5
(82)
Highly Satisfied
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Popular Employer Salaries for Quality Control (QC) Associate

The top respondents for the job title Quality Control (QC) Associate are from the companies Genentech, Inc., Biogen Inc and Midfirst Bank. Reported salaries are highest at Genentech, Inc. where the average pay is $32.00. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Biogen Inc, earning around $27.50. Midfirst Bank pays the lowest at around $15.19. Amgen Corporation also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $22.50.

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What Are Popular Skills for Quality Control (QC) Associates?

Skills in Quality Assurance / Quality Control, GMP Compliance, Data Analysis and Quality Control (QC) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Quality Control (QC) Associates?

An entry-level Quality Control (QC) Associate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.04 based on 35 salaries. An early career Quality Control (QC) Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.49 based on 238 salaries. A mid-career Quality Control (QC) Associate with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.66 based on 79 salaries. An experienced Quality Control (QC) Associate with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.69 based on 54 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
Employees with Quality Control (QC) Associate in their job title in South San Francisco, California earn an average of 63.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts (44.6% more) and San Francisco, California (39.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (13.1% less) and Los Angeles, California (0.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 419 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.4%
Early Career
56.8%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
12.9%
Late Career
3.1%