The average salary for a Quality Engineer, Electronics is $72,634.
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What Do Quality Engineer, Electronics Do?
Quality engineer for electronics are in charge of making sure the quality of their company's products meets quality guidelines. This may include finding ways to lower products' cost and ways to improve the overall quality of the product. These engineers are also responsible for resolving any issues that arise related to electronics' performance, fixing issues in a timely and efficient manner. Additionally, quality engineers for electronics may also be responsible for developing new ways to test …Read more
Quality Engineer, Electronics Tasks
- Formulate quality control policies and procedures of electronic systems or components.
- Develop the economics of the quality control program.
- Analyze production standards and limitations for electronics equipment.
- Design or specify quality control inspections and testing mechanisms for electronic equipment.
Job Satisfaction for Quality Engineer, Electronics
Popular Employer Salaries for Quality Engineer, Electronics
The top respondents for the job title Quality Engineer, Electronics are from the companies Northrop Grumman Corporation, Harris Corporation and UTC Aerospace Systems. Reported salaries are highest at Northrop Grumman Corporation where the average pay is $100,842. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include L-3 Communications, earning around $85,288. Jabil Circuit, Inc. pays the lowest at around $58,527. UTC Aerospace Systems also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $64,850.
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What Are Popular Skills for Quality Engineer, Electronics?
Skills in Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Quality Improvement / QA and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Quality Engineer, Electronics?
An entry-level Quality Engineer, Electronics with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $60,077 based on 30 salaries. An early career Quality Engineer, Electronics with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,543 based on 167 salaries. A mid-career Quality Engineer, Electronics with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,853 based on 101 salaries. An experienced Quality Engineer, Electronics with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,308 based on 67 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,814.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Quality Engineer, Electronics in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 27.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (19.4% more) and Chicago, Illinois (15.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (14.1% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (9.6% less) and Austin, Texas (2.9% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 411 survey responses.