The average salary for an Experienced Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) is $93,077.
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Job Description for Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE)
A senior supplier quality engineer (senior SQE) is a project manager who ensures consistent delivery of high-quality supplies to the business. First and foremost, they develop testing and experimental methodologies to test the quality of supplies and the system of their delivery. After developing a successful testing methodology, the senior supplier quality engineer oversees the collection of the data; upon collection of the relevant data, they lead team members in data analysis and prepare a re…Read more
Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) Tasks
- Monitor supplier performance and reports results to management.
- Aid in the continual improvement of supplier control plans.
- Establish and maintain successful relationship with suppliers, design and development team, and regulatory departments.
- Oversee the work of entry or junior level engineers to develop and improve supplier quality for a variety of purchased products.
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE)
The top respondents for the job title Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) are from the companies Lockheed Martin Corp, Stryker Corp. and Medtronic, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Stryker Corp. where the average pay is $93,200. Medtronic, Inc. pays the lowest at around $83,000.
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Popular Skills for Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE)
Quality Improvement / QA
Skills in Supplier Management, Quality Improvement / QA and Auditing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management and Quality Assurance / Quality Control.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE)
An early career Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $85,083 based on 76 salaries. A mid-career Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,346 based on 176 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,475.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Senior Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 11.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (10.4% more) and Cleveland, Ohio (8.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (11.1% less), Detroit, Michigan (6.9% less) and Greenville, South Carolina (2.2% less).
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