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Quality Control Specialist Salary
in New York, United States

$64,110 (USD)

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Last updated: March 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Quality Control Specialist is $64,110 a year and $31 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Quality Control Specialist is between $46,502 and $78,721. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Quality Control 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 Control 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 Control Specialist jobs: 210

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Quality Control Specialist Job Listings for New York, United States

Quality Control Specialist - R2T4
Feb 18
West Orange, NJ, USA
Lincoln Technical Institute
A R2T4 Quality Control Specialist position is in the works and we are hoping you are the one to fill it. Lincoln Technical Institute currently has an immediate need for an experienced R2T4 Quality ...
Quality Control Inspector
Mar 14
Lakewood, NJ, USA
TeleSearch Staffing Solutions
Quality Control Specialist ** Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee ...
Quality Control Inspector
Feb 14
Melville, NY, USA
GSE company in Melville NY
The Quality Control Specialist is responsible for applying and monitoring the Sage Quality Program for a wide range of automotive and GSE specific components. The candidate needs to possess strong ...
QC Inspector
Mar 6
Union, NJ, USA
Spectrum Staffing Services
Our Staffing Consultants are specialists in Human Resources, Scientific/Medical Device, Engineering, Insurance and Business Operations placement. STAFFING OPTIONS: Spectrum offers a number of ...
Senior Quality Control Specialist
Jan 30
New York, NY, USA
Lehigh Technical and Professional Service
Knowledge of quality concepts and processes, including ISO 9001 Familiarity with design/construction activities and best practices for major capital projects Experience in conducting audits ...
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