How much does a Quality Control Technician make?

Updated Jun 19, 2021

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$40,671 /yr
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1,187 salaries

$29K

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$41K

Average

$56K

High

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The national average salary for a Quality Control Technician is $40,671 in United States. Filter by location to see Quality Control Technician salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,187 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Quality Control Technician employees.

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PepsiCo
3.9

PepsiCo

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $19 - $38
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$19

$38

$19 - $38 Range

Neogen
2.8

Neogen

Quality Control Technician

$32,857

 /yr
Range: $28K - $45K

$28K

$45K

$28,087 - $44,685 Range

Abbott
3.9

Abbott

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $33

$18

$33

$18 - $33 Range

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
3.3

Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals

Quality Control Technician

$50,183

 /yr
Range: $40K - $64K

$40K

$64K

$40,000 - $63,612 Range

GE
3.9

GE

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $22 - $36

$22

$36

$22 - $36 Range

Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)
4

Archer Daniels Midland (ADM)

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $16 - $29

$16

$29

$16 - $29 Range

DuPont
3.9

DuPont

Quality Control Technician

$47,720

 /yr
Range: $42K - $74K

$42K

$74K

$41,777 - $73,970 Range

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Newly Weds Foods
3.6

Newly Weds Foods

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $17 - $24

$17

$24

$17 - $24 Range

BASF
3.9

BASF

Quality Control Technician

$50,393

 /yr
Range: $43K - $64K

$43K

$64K

$43,071 - $64,105 Range

Parker Hannifin
3.6

Parker Hannifin

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $27

$15

$27

$15 - $27 Range

Abbott
3.9

Abbott

Quality Control Technician - Hourly Contractor

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $24

$16

$24

$16 - $24 Range

Luxco
3

Luxco

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $17 - $18

$17

$18

$17 - $18 Range

Kerry
3.3

Kerry

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $14 - $21

$14

$21

$14 - $21 Range

Johnson Controls
3.5

Johnson Controls

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $18 - $46

$18

$46

$18 - $46 Range

Morton Salt
2.8

Morton Salt

Quality Control Technician

$48,710

 /yr
Range: $42K - $55K

$42K

$55K

$42,331 - $54,959 Range

Johnson & Johnson
4.2

Johnson & Johnson

Quality Control Technician

$46,764

 /yr
Range: $20K - $76K

$20K

$76K

$20,330 - $76,238 Range

Bolthouse Farms
3.5

Bolthouse Farms

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $18

$13

$18

$13 - $18 Range

BD
3.9

BD

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $20 - $25

$20

$25

$20 - $25 Range

Henkel
4.3

Henkel

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $15 - $24

$15

$24

$15 - $24 Range

Lane Construction
2.9

Lane Construction

Quality Control Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $17 - $24

$17

$24

$17 - $24 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$24
hourly
A Quality Control Inspector in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$29
hourly
A CMM Programmer/Quality Control in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $29 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$42,000
per year
A QC Technician in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $42,000 per year
Job Highlights
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$59,000
per year
A Quality Control in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $59,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Quality Control Accountant in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Test Analyst in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$65,000
per year
A Quality Control Analyst in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
A QC Analyst in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$39
hourly
A Quality Control Inspector in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $39 per hour
Additional Pay
$5k profit sharing
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private