The average salary for a Quality Engineer, Metal Machining with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills is $65,086.
Is Quality Engineer, Metal Machining your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
$50k - $86k
$480 - $6k
$302 - $8k
$46k - $86k
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
Job Description for Quality Engineer, Metal Machining
Quality engineers for metal machining are responsible for ensuring that all products being made by their organization meet company standards for quality and efficacy. They are also in charge of investigating any issues that may arise related to metal machining and developing solutions to these issues. Additionally, quality engineers for metal machining help better the manufacturing process by making recommendations for improvements and help implement those recommendations that are approved. Thes…Read more
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.
Explore the most common career paths for Quality Engineer, Metal Machining. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Quality Engineer, Metal Machining
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)
Quality Engineer, Metal Machining Job Listings
Popular Skills for Quality Engineer, Metal Machining
Quality Improvement / QA
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.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
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.
Related Job Salaries
$28k - $55k
$53k - $98k
$48k - $111k
$32k - $67k
$51k - $96k
$41k - $102k
$37k - $77k
$28k - $52k
$52k - $90k
$50k - $97k