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Quality Engineer Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$84,329 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Quality Engineer is $84,329 a year and $41 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Quality Engineer is between $59,796 and $104,407. 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

  • Monitors, inspects, and evaluates products to ensure pre-determined quality standards are met.
  • Develops and updates testing-related documentation, including test cases, plans, and flaw-reporting procedures.
Quality Engineer Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

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

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Quality Engineer jobs: 95,901

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...

Quality Engineer Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

SDET Engineer
Jun 10
Seattle, United States
Beacon Hill Technologies
The Senior Quality Engineer - Data will support the ongoing development and maintenance of our Enterprise Data Hub. Through your efforts, you'll be making valuable contributions to the continuous ...
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
May 23
Mercer Island, WA, USA
Kelly Services
Kelly IT Services is currently sourcing candidates to help fill a long term contract for a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer in Mercer Island, WA! Qualified and interested candidates APPLY NOW!! Hit ...
Sr. Quality Analyst
Apr 5
Seattle, WA, USA
Electronic Arts
... and engineering skills through learning new techniques and technologies! Check out this video ... Quality Engineering to consider automation requirements and opportunities * collaborate with ...
Quality Assurance Specialist
May 6
Bellevue, WA, USA
Sound Metrics
Work with the engineers and outside partners to drive quality and productivity improvements through technology and automation. CAPABILITIES AND SKILLS Project Administration * Strong computer ...
Quality Assurance Inspector (Aerospace Manufacturing)
Apr 19
Auburn, WA, USA
The Danner Corporation
The Danner Corporation is a progressive manufacturing and engineering firm specializing in advanced ... JOB DESCRIPTION Support Danner's Quality Management System by performing inspection on fabricated ...
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