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Inspector Quality Assurance Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$39,066 (USD)

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Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Inspector Quality Assurance is $39,066 a year and $19 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for an Inspector Quality Assurance is between $33,279 and $46,618. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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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 Seattle, Washington, 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 %


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About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Inspector Quality Assurance Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Quality Assurance Specialist
Jun 3
Trammell Crow Residential
Responsible for monthly QA documentation project inspection walks with published reportResponsible for acceptance of new residential construction buildings and property from Construction division and ...
Quality Assurance Inspector (Aerospace Manufacturing)
Apr 19
Auburn, WA, USA
The Danner Corporation
QA Inspectors are responsible for documenting part nonconformance, generating a nonconformance report, and forwarding both report and part to MRB for final disposition. Inspectors play a large role ...
Quality Assurance Specialist
May 6
Bellevue, WA, USA
Sound Metrics
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Quality Management System and Quality Assurance Program * Implement ... Ensure compliance with quality control activities, inspections and quality audits. * Develop, track ...
Quality Assurance Quality Control Manager - Commercial Construction
Jun 5
Seattle, WA, USA
NW Recruiting Partners
Key functions include involvement in regulatory QMS audits, performing inspection to monitor the ... The QA/QC Manager will be able to explain the philosophy of the firm's quality assurance and ...
Quality Assurance Administrator
Jun 3
Kent, WA, USA
SQA Services
Company Description SQA Services is a leading Supply Chain and Quality Assurance consulting firm specializing in the management of Supplier Audit, Quality Engineering, Inspection, and Remediation ...
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