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Inspector Quality Assurance Salary

$34,494 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Inspector Quality Assurance is $34,494 a year and $17 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Inspector Quality Assurance is between $26,354 and $41,163. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Inspects products manufactured or processed by private companies for government use to ensure compliance with contract specifications: examines company's records to secure such information as size and weight of product and results of quality tests.
  • Inspects product to determine compliance with order specifications, company's quality control system for compliance with legal requirements, and shipping and packing facilities for conformity to specified standards.
  • Submits samples of product to government laboratory for testing as indicated by department procedures.
  • Stamps mark of approval or rejection on product and writes report of examinations.
  • May specialize in lumber, machinery, petroleum products, paper products, electronic equipment, furniture, or other specific product or group of related products.
Inspector Quality Assurance Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Inspector Quality Assurance jobs: 11,078

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


Education data not available for this job


Inspector Quality Assurance Job Listings for United States

Quality Assurance Inspector - Contingent
May 16
Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, USA
DHPC Technology
Description Quality Assurance Inspector - Contingent We are actively searching for qualified candidates for this potential opening. We do not have assurance at this time that the position will be ...
Quality Assurance Inspector
May 17
Kent, United States
Produce Distributor
Quality Assurance Inspector FULL-TIME $18/hr Inspect all inbound produce shipments and internal transfers to ensure compliance with established USDA standards. Walk the warehouse and cold rooms ...
Quality Assurance Inspector
May 16
Lodi, CA, USA
Balance Staffing - Modesto
Medical Manufacturing company looking for a Quality Assurance Inspector with a minimum of two years - preferably in a manufacturing setting. The starting wage to $17.00 an hour In charge of checking ...
Quality Assurance Inspector
May 18
Goleta, CA, USA
Excel Personnel Services
Excel Personnel Services is currently recruiting for a Quality Assurance Inspector position in the Goleta area. This position is full-time and temp-to-hire. The payrate for this position is $16-20/hr ...
Quality Assurance Inspector
May 17
Pleasanton, CA, USA
Abbott Laboratories
Under close supervision, works with quality assurance and manufacturing personnel to ensure effective inspection and testing procedures are implemented and maintained. Will work inside of a ...
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