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Quality Assurance Specialist Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$65,768 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Quality Assurance Specialist is $65,768 a year and $32 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Quality Assurance Specialist is between $47,705 and $80,757. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Quality Assurance Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Inspects and tests assembled motor vehicle, components, and parts as vehicle and subassemblies proceed through stages of assembly process, performing any combination of following tasks, to assure that assembly work and materials meet establishment and regulatory standards, using conventional and electronic test equipment and machines: pries welded surfaces of vehicle body apart to observe welded seams and compare characteristics of spot welds with standards.
  • Conducts nondestructive ultrasonic tests on unpainted vehicle body to assure that production welding standards have been met.
  • Inspects vehicle subassemblies and parts received from suppliers to detect substandard materials prior to distribution to assembly line.
  • Inspects painted vehicle to detect defects in painted surfaces.
  • Measures gaps between vehicle doors, deck lid, hood, and body, and flushness of parts to vehicle body.
  • Measures force required to close vehicle doors and deck lids, operate door-opening buttons, and turn key in doors and deck lid locks.
  • Verifies predetermined torque settings on bolts and nuts used to assemble parts, subassemblies and vehicle body.
  • Verifies and calibrates setting of pneumatic powered and hand torque wrenches.
  • Inspects trim parts and components of vehicle body, such as molding, instrument control panel, wire harnesses, and seat belts.
  • Inspects and tests chassis parts and components, such as engine and transmission and suspension, brake, and exhaust systems.
  • Functionally tests electrical and mechanical systems of completed motor vehicle.
  • Drives completed vehicle on test track to determ.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Quality Assurance Specialist Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Quality Assurance Documentation IV
Nov 2
New Haven, CT, USA
Nesco Resource
The QA Specialist IV will performactivities for the ongoing development and operations of the Country Quality QMS optimization project within Alexion Country Quality. In support of Country Quality ...
Quality Assurance Inspector
Oct 25
Watertown, United States
We are looking for a skilled QA Inspector with at least 15 years' quality assurance experience ... Mazzotta Employment Specialists is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employment agency ...
Quality Assurance Associate - Night Shift
Oct 25
Berlin, CT, USA
Tomz Corporation
Quality Technician TOMZ Corporation is looking for a highly motivated individual with basic quality inspection experience to work in a blended role assisting both the cleaning and inspection ...
QA Manager
Nov 6
Danielson, CT, USA
SPIROL International Corporation
Knowledge of Quality Assurance systems and standard operating procedures of at least one of the following: IATF16949, AS9000 and NADCAP * Strong communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills ...
Senior Quality Assurance Associate
Oct 10
Hartford County, CT, USA
Client of Operations Inc
They are seeking a Senior Quality Assurance Associate to join their growing team. Our client works with approximately 25 different drug manufacturers. This is a great opportunity for someone with ...