The average salary for a Quality Engineer, Medical Devices with Risk Management / Risk Control skills is $73,704.
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Job Description for Quality Engineer, Medical Devices
Quality engineers for medical devices are responsible for all aspects of quality assurance in the design and production of medical device products. They must design and implement tests that effectively, efficiently monitor the quality of the medical device in each stage of the production process. Due to the vital nature of the medical device field, quality engineers for medical devices must adhere to strict guidelines for quality and risk. Quality engineers work with clients, other internal de…Read more
Quality Engineer, Medical Devices Tasks
- Support new product development for design and quality related functions.
- Initiate standards and methods for inspection, testing, and evaluation.
- Responsible for product maintenance.
Popular Employer Salaries for Quality Engineer, Medical Devices
The top respondents for the job title Quality Engineer, Medical Devices are from the companies Medtronic, Inc., Abbott Laboratories and Boston Scientific Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Stryker Corp. where the average pay is $80,105. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Boston Scientific Corporation and Medtronic, Inc., earning around $80,032 and $78,335, respectively. Depuy Spine pays the lowest at around $68,500. Johnson & Johnson and Becton, Dickinson and Company also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $68,750 and $70,050, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Quality Engineer, Medical Devices
Quality Improvement / QA
Skills in Statistical Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Regulatory Compliance, Microsoft Excel, Quality Improvement / QA and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.
Pay by Experience Level for Quality Engineer, Medical Devices
An entry-level Quality Engineer, Medical Devices with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,796 based on 113 salaries. An early career Quality Engineer, Medical Devices with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,180 based on 411 salaries. A mid-career Quality Engineer, Medical Devices with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,510 based on 197 salaries. An experienced Quality Engineer, Medical Devices with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,991 based on 113 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,516.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Quality Engineer, Medical Devices in their job title in Irvine, California earn an average of 19.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (15.4% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (3.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Warsaw, Indiana (15.6% less), Memphis, Tennessee (3.1% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (2.9% less).
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