Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Quality Assurance Technician make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$42,584 / yrTotal Pay
$40,290 / yrBase Pay
$2,294 / yrAdditional Pay

$42,584

 / yr
$31K$58K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Quality Assurance Technician is $42,584 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $40,290 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,294 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For QA Analyst

$82,671 /yr
QA Analyst
$107,113 /yr
Senior QA Analyst
$119,416 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Quality Assurance Technician

Some related job titles are Quality Assurance Analyst Salaries with median pay of $68,156, Quality Assurance Manager Salaries with median pay of $112,130, Quality Assurance Specialist Salaries with median pay of $54,594, Quality Technician Salaries with median pay of $43,894.

Top Paying Companies

For a Quality Assurance Technician in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Quality Assurance Technician in United States. Employers include Abbott, Amazon and The Coca-Cola Company.

1
Abbott
$58,893/yr

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Aerotek
3.5
Quality Assurance TechnicianSee 59 salaries from all locations

$47,022

 / yr

$49,620

 / yr

$23

 / hr

$19

 / hr

$47,497

 / yr

$25

 / hr

$21

 / hr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Quality Assurance Technician in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Quality Assurance Technician in United States are Healthcare with a median total pay of $58,893, Information Technology with a median total pay of $54,532, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $50,260, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $46,566, and Retail & Wholesale with a median total pay of $45,250.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • HealthcareHealthcare$58,893

    21% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$54,532

    14% Higher than other industries

  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$50,260

    7% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$46,566

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Retail & WholesaleRetail & Wholesale$45,250

    3% Lower than other industries

Healthcare

The top paying company in Healthcare for Quality Assurance Technician is Abbott.

AbbottAbbott$58,893/yr

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Recent Salaries Shared

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Quality Assurance

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Quality Assurance

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Quality Assurance

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$29

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
QA Analyst/Tester

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$105,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Quality Assurance

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Quality Assurance

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$102,500

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Quality Assurance

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$3,700

/mo

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Mainframe QA

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$140,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
QA Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$78,000

/yr

$71K | $7K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Quality Assurance Technician pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Quality Assurance Technician is $40,290 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Quality Assurance Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1471 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Quality Assurance Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Quality Assurance Technician in United States is $53,854 per year.

The lowest salary for a Quality Assurance Technician in United States is $30,142 per year.

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