Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Quality Inspector make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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$40,287 / yrTotal Pay
$38,280 / yrBase Pay
$2,007 / yrAdditional Pay

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$31K$52K
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The estimated total pay for a Quality Inspector is $40,287 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $38,280 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 $2,007 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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Related Job Titles

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Some related job titles are Inspection Salaries with median pay of $37,961, Quality Assurance Inspector Salaries with median pay of $46,168, Quality Control Salaries with median pay of $40,181, Quality Control Inspector Salaries with median pay of $39,522.

Top Paying Companies

For a Quality Inspector in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Quality Inspector in United States. Employers include Aerojet Rocketdyne, Cepheid and Raytheon Technologies.

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Aerojet Rocketdyne
Aerojet Rocketdyne
$59,710/yr
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Satair
$53,490/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Quality Inspector in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Quality Inspector in United States are Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $51,573, Aerospace & Defense with a median total pay of $51,095, Energy, Mining & Utilities with a median total pay of $47,889, Information Technology with a median total pay of $46,168, and Transportation & Logistics with a median total pay of $45,099.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$51,573

    11% Higher than other industries

  • Aerospace & DefenseAerospace & Defense$51,095

    10% Higher than other industries

  • Energy, Mining & UtilitiesEnergy, Mining & Utilities$47,889

    4% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$46,168

    1% Higher than other industries

  • Transportation & LogisticsTransportation & Logistics$45,099

    2% Lower than other industries

Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology

Top paying companies in Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology for Quality Inspector are Cepheid, Baxter, and Beckman Coulter Life Sciences.

CepheidCepheid$59,574/yr
BaxterBaxter$54,412/yr

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Quality Inspector pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Quality Inspector is $38,280 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Quality Inspector salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2513 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Quality Inspector employees.

The highest salary for a Quality Inspector in United States is $48,825 per year.

The lowest salary for a Quality Inspector in United States is $30,013 per year.

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