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Quality Assurance Specialist Salary
in New York, United States

$64,130 (USD)

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Last updated: March 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Quality Assurance Specialist is $64,130 a year and $31 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Quality Assurance Specialist is between $46,516 and $78,746. 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 New York, 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.
Quality Assurance Specialist Job Prevalence in New York, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Quality Assurance Specialist jobs: 210

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Quality Assurance Specialist Job Listings for New York, United States

Quality Assurance Specialist
Mar 1
New York, NY, USA
As the Quality Assurance (QA) Specialist, you will be responsible for ensuring that quality is upheld throughout a packaging operation. The role will be overseeing quality during the shift ...
Quality Assurance Specialist
Jan 18
New York, NY, USA
Lower East Side Family Union
Quality Assurance Specialist The Quality Assurance Specialist provides administrative support to the executive director, program directors and supervisors. He/she is a valuable resource that works ...
Quality Assurance Specialist
Mar 19
Princeton, NJ, USA
Ajulia Executive Search
Quality Assurance Specialist​ Must have experience in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing * Growth Opportunities * Great Pay * A Positive Work Environment Job Requirements: * Bachelor's degree in ...
Quality Assurance Specialist
Jan 30
Manhattan, NY, USA
Housing Works
Responsible for the overall quality assurance activities of the Health Home program. This includes continuous chart qualitative and quantitative analysis, reporting results and giving feedback to ...
Quality Assurance Specialist
Mar 22
New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Alpha Consulting Corp.
QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ Project Description: Quality Systems support within Quality, External Manufacturing. Provides Quality Systems support for drug products manufactured by ...
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