Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Quality Specialist make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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Industry

$55,349 / yrTotal Pay
$52,035 / yrBase Pay
$3,314 / yrAdditional Pay

$55,349

 / yr
$37K$84K
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The estimated total pay for a Quality Specialist is $55,349 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $52,035 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 $3,314 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

For Quality Specialist

Some related job titles are QA Specialist Salaries with median pay of $66,358, Quality Assurance Salaries with median pay of $46,903, Quality Assurance Specialist Salaries with median pay of $54,042, Diamond Grader Salaries with median pay of $52,071.

Top Paying Companies

For a Quality Specialist in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Quality Specialist in United States. Employers include Genentech, SAP and BioMarin Pharmaceutical.

1
Genentech
Genentech
$97,085/yr
2
SAP
$94,769/yr
9
GSK
$87,852/yr
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Quality SpecialistSee 198 salaries from all locations

$25

 / hr

$83,889

 / yr

$92,429

 / yr

$67,558

 / yr

$80,024

 / yr

$94,769

 / yr

$38

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$71,427

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$72,249

 / yr

$91,376

 / yr

$67,895

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$66,680

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$65,909

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$34

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$77,133

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Top Paying Industries

For a Quality Specialist in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Quality Specialist in United States are Aerospace & Defense with a median total pay of $87,159, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $79,931, Telecommunications with a median total pay of $77,400, Financial Services with a median total pay of $74,280, and Information Technology with a median total pay of $72,249.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Aerospace & DefenseAerospace & Defense$87,159

    18% Higher than other industries

  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$79,931

    10% Higher than other industries

  • TelecommunicationsTelecommunications$77,400

    8% Higher than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$74,280

    4% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$72,249

    1% Higher than other industries

Aerospace & Defense

Top paying companies in Aerospace & Defense for Quality Specialist are Boeing and BAE Systems USA.

BoeingBoeing$92,429/yr
BAE Systems USABAE Systems USA$81,890/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Engineering?

Engineering jobs are in high demand with workers receiving generous compensation packages and bonuses. Engineering offers ample opportunity for growth and development with transferable skills across an array of fields from software, supply chain and logistics to aerospace. Most roles require at least a bachelor’s degree. To remain competitive, job-seekers should consider specialization or skill-specific programs such as coding boot-camps or certifications.

A Quality specialist salary range in US can vary based on important factors such as education, skills, certifications, and years of experience. A Quality specialist in US can expect to see an entry level salary range of $34,718 to $95,872 per year, based on 6,212 salary contributions. At the highest seniority level, an experienced Quality specialist in US can make a salary range of $34,718 to $95,872 with at least 5 years of experience, based on 6,212 salary contributions. The top 3 companies in US where a Quality specialist gets the highest compensation are Boston Scientific Corporation, Bausch Health Companies Inc. and Novartis AG. Bigger companies typically pay 31.85% more than smaller companies for a Quality specialist.

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Total Years of Experience

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Submitted

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Quality Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$25

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Quality Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$55,000

/yr

$50K | $5K

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Quality Enhancement Specialist

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Clinical Quality Coordinator

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$25

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Ads Quality Rater

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$14

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Quality Specialist

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$52,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Quality Tech

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$19

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Quality Specialist pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Quality Specialist is $52,035 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Quality Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1581 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Quality Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Quality Specialist in United States is $77,516 per year.

The lowest salary for a Quality Specialist in United States is $34,930 per year.

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