Average Quality Control Inspector with Quality Control (QC) Skills Hourly Pay

$16.17
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$1,017
Bonus
$1,750
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The average hourly pay for a Quality Control Inspector with Quality Control (QC) skills is $16.17.
10%
$11.47
10%
$16.17
50%
$23.98
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90%
MEDIAN $16.17
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Hourly Rate
$11 - $24
Bonus
$750 - $3,100
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1,750
Total Pay
$24,960 - $59,496

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Job Description for Quality Control Inspector

Quality Control Inspector Tasks
  • 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.

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Popular Skills for Quality Control Inspector

Skills in Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Precision Measurement, Blueprints, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Quality Control Inspector

An entry-level Quality Control Inspector with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.50 based on 5 salaries. An early career Quality Control Inspector with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.96 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career Quality Control Inspector with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.12 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Quality Control Inspector with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.49 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 82 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.1%
Early Career
43.9%
Mid Career
28.0%
Experienced
14.6%
Late Career
7.3%