Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) is $74,090
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE)s?
An entry-level Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,695 based on 116 salaries. An early career Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,447 …Read more
What Do Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE)s Do?
Supplier quality engineers (SQEs) are responsible for coordinating suppliers and verifying quality standards in accordance with the requirements of their organization. They are in charge of performing regular supplier audits to ensure compliance with regulatory standards, as well as actively participating in strategic development based on quality control plans. They manage the supply chain, serve as the liaison for suppliers, suggest structural quality and process improvements, and collaborate …Read more
- Track and qualify or disqualify suppliers according to organization's standards.
- Maintain successful relationships with supply, engineering, manufacturing, and regulatory departments.
- Report supplier performance and quality to management.
- Assist in the development and implementation of supplier management programs.