Average Quality Engineer, Metal Machining with Quality Assurance / Quality Control Skills Salary

$65,086
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,980
Bonus
$1,350
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The average salary for a Quality Engineer, Metal Machining with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills is $65,086.
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MEDIAN $65,086
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Salary
$50k - $86k
Bonus
$480 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$302 - $8k
Total Pay
$46k - $86k

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Job Description for Quality Engineer, Metal Machining

Quality Engineer, Metal Machining Tasks
  • Develop improvements in inspections methods to improve product quality.
  • Train employees and supplier personnel on product requirements.
  • Perform quality design reviews for new products.
  • Resolves technical production problems.

Career Paths

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Quality Engineer, Metal Machining
Quality Manager
Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE)
Manufacturing Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Quality Engineer, Metal Machining Job Listings

Popular Skills for Quality Engineer, Metal Machining

Skills in Quality Improvement / QA and Lean Manufacturing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Quality Engineer, Metal Machining

An entry-level Quality Engineer, Metal Machining with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $57,072 based on 13 salaries. An early career Quality Engineer, Metal Machining with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,369 based on 111 salaries. A mid-career Quality Engineer, Metal Machining with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,361 based on 56 salaries. An experienced Quality Engineer, Metal Machining with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,065 based on 53 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72,082.
Employees with Quality Engineer, Metal Machining in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 35.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ogden, Utah (16.6% more) and Greenville, South Carolina (11.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (5.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 264 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.9%
Early Career
42.0%
Mid Career
21.2%
Experienced
20.1%
Late Career
11.7%