Auditor/Quality Statistics and Facts in the US

Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for auditors/quality in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:

  • There are over 37,548 auditors/quality currently employed in the United States.
  • 53.7% of all auditors/quality are women, while only 40.8% are men.
  • The average age of an employed auditor/quality is 44 years old.
  • The most common ethnicity of auditors/quality is White (68.1%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (10.7%) and Asian (9.9%).
  • The majority of auditors/quality are located in TN, Memphis and MI, Grand Rapids.
  • Auditors/quality are most in-demand in Atlanta, GA.
  • Auditors/quality are paid an average annual salary of $31,608.
  • Shelton, CT pays an annual average wage of $38,491, the highest in the US.
  • Auditors/quality average starting salary is $23,000.
  • In 2021, women earned 95% of what men earned.
  • The top 10% of highest-paid auditors/quality earn as much as $41,000 or more.
  • Connecticut is the best state for auditors/quality to live.
  • Auditors/quality are more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.

Auditor/Quality Statistics By Gender

Among auditors/quality, 53.7% of them are women compared to 40.8% which are men.

Job Title
  • Female, 53.7%
  • Male, 40.8%
  • Unknown, 5.5%
Job Title
GenderascdescPercentagesascdesc
Female
Female
53.7%
53.7%
Male
Male
40.8%
40.8%
Unknown
Unknown
5.5%
5.5%

Gender Pay Gap For Auditor/Quality

Women Earn 95¢ For Every $1 Earned By Man

male-income
Male Income
$33,099
female-income
Female Income
$31,502

Auditor/Quality Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the auditor/quality position over time.

Male
Female
44%
42%
39%
37%
34%
32%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
YearascdescMaleascdescFemaleascdesc
2008
2008
38.66%
38.66%
61.34%
61.34%
2009
2009
38.92%
38.92%
61.08%
61.08%
2010
2010
38.84%
38.84%
61.16%
61.16%
2011
2011
38.96%
38.96%
61.04%
61.04%
2012
2012
39.19%
39.19%
60.81%
60.81%
2013
2013
39.11%
39.11%
60.89%
60.89%
2014
2014
38.13%
38.13%
61.87%
61.87%
2015
2015
37.27%
37.27%
62.73%
62.73%
2016
2016
37.78%
37.78%
62.22%
62.22%
2017
2017
38.12%
38.12%
61.88%
61.88%
2018
2018
38.29%
38.29%
61.71%
61.71%

Auditor/Quality Male to Female Ratio

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, renewable energy system finance specialist and audit partner have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Escrow Officer16%80%
Customs Verifier18%71%
Loan Processing Supervisor22%74%
Auditor/Quality41%54%
Chartered Finance Analyst73%11%
Audit Partner75%16%
Renewable Energy System Finance Specialist84%13%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Renewable Energy System Finance Specialist
Audit Partner
Chartered Finance Analyst
Auditor/Quality
Loan Processing Supervisor
Customs Verifier
Escrow Officer
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Auditor/Quality Statistics By Race

The most common ethnicity among auditors/quality is White, which makes up 68.1% of all auditors/quality. Comparatively, there are 10.7% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 9.9% of the Asian ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 68.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 10.7%
  • Asian, 9.9%
  • Black or African American, 9.0%
  • Unknown, 1.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.4%
Job Title
Auditor/Quality RaceascdescPercentagesascdesc
White
White
68.1%
68.1%
Hispanic or Latino
Hispanic or Latino
10.7%
10.7%
Asian
Asian
9.9%
9.9%
Black or African American
Black or African American
9.0%
9.0%
Unknown
Unknown
1.9%
1.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.4%
0.4%

Auditor/Quality Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among auditors/quality.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American
YearascdescWhiteascdescBlack or African AmericanascdescAsianascdescHispanic or Latinoascdesc
2010
2010
70.22%
70.22%
9.40%
9.40%
9.49%
9.49%
9.08%
9.08%
2011
2011
70.45%
70.45%
9.49%
9.49%
9.18%
9.18%
9.08%
9.08%
2012
2012
70.08%
70.08%
9.18%
9.18%
9.37%
9.37%
9.50%
9.50%
2013
2013
69.37%
69.37%
9.34%
9.34%
9.94%
9.94%
9.48%
9.48%
2014
2014
69.42%
69.42%
9.28%
9.28%
9.71%
9.71%
9.47%
9.47%
2015
2015
68.66%
68.66%
9.65%
9.65%
9.55%
9.55%
10.00%
10.00%
2016
2016
68.88%
68.88%
9.37%
9.37%
9.69%
9.69%
9.99%
9.99%
2017
2017
68.45%
68.45%
9.06%
9.06%
10.13%
10.13%
10.17%
10.17%
2018
2018
68.08%
68.08%
9.00%
9.00%
9.91%
9.91%
10.73%
10.73%

Auditor/Quality Wage Gap By Race

Asian auditors/quality have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Hispanic or latino auditors/quality have the lowest average salary at $31,737.
$34,000
$33,000
$32,000
$31,000
Unknown
White
Black or African American
Asian
Hispanic or Latino
Ethnicityascdesc
Salaryascdesc
Unknown$32,207
White$32,680
Black or African American$31,747
Asian$33,131
Hispanic or Latino$31,737

Average Age of an Auditor/Quality

We determined the average age of auditors/quality based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female
RaceascdescMale AgeascdescFemale Ageascdesc
Black or African American
Black or African American
45
45
46
46
Unknown
Unknown
36
36
41
41
Asian
Asian
38
38
44
44
Hispanic or Latino
Hispanic or Latino
38
38
41
41
White
White
41
41
47
47
American Indian and Alaska Native
American Indian and Alaska Native
40
40
40.5
40.5

Auditor/Quality Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of auditor/quality employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of auditors/quality is 40+ years old, which represents 61% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years


Auditor/Quality YearsascdescPercentagesascdesc
20-30 years
20-30 years
14%
14%
30-40 years
30-40 years
25%
25%
40+ years
40+ years
61%
61%

Types of Auditor/Quality Degree Levels

The most common degree for auditors/quality is bachelor's degree 39% of auditors/quality earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 23% and rounding it off is high school diploma with 20%.

Job Title
  • Bachelors, 39%
  • Associate, 23%
  • High School Diploma, 20%
  • Diploma, 7%
  • Other Degrees, 11%
Job Title
Auditor/Quality DegreeascdescPercentagesascdesc
Bachelors
Bachelors
39%
39%
Associate
Associate
23%
23%
High School Diploma
High School Diploma
20%
20%
Diploma
Diploma
7%
7%
Other Degrees
Other Degrees
11%
11%

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Auditor/Quality Wage Gap By Education

$35,000
$34,000
$33,000
$32,000
$31,000
Master's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Educationascdesc
Salaryascdesc
Master's Degree$34,213
Bachelor's Degree$31,502

Auditor/Quality Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ auditors/quality. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most auditors/quality is the manufacturing industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire auditors/quality.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

Company SizeascdescPercentagesascdesc
< 50 employees
< 50 employees
2%
2%
50 - 100 employees
50 - 100 employees
1%
1%
100 - 500 employees
100 - 500 employees
10%
10%
500 - 1,000 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
10%
10%
1,000 - 10,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
38%
38%
> 10,000 employees
> 10,000 employees
37%
37%

The Types Of Companies Auditor/Quality Work In

Employees with the auditor/quality job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most auditors/quality prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Public

Private

Company TypeascdescPercentagesascdesc
Public
Public
43%
43%
Private
Private
57%
57%

Top Industries Hiring Auditor/Qualitys

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ auditors/quality. Those industries include manufacturing, technology and automotive.

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Manufacturing

Fortune 500

Technology

Automotive

Health Care

IndustryascdescPercentagesascdesc
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
21%
21%
Fortune 500
Fortune 500
18%
18%
Technology
Technology
11%
11%
Automotive
Automotive
9%
9%
Health Care
Health Care
7%
7%
Retail
Retail
7%
7%
Transportation
Transportation
4%
4%
Professional
Professional
4%
4%
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
3%
3%
Finance
Finance
3%
3%
Insurance
Insurance
3%
3%
Pharmaceutical
Pharmaceutical
2%
2%
Hospitality
Hospitality
2%
2%
Construction
Construction
2%
2%
Non Profits
Non Profits
2%
2%
Media
Media
1%
1%
Real Estate
Real Estate
1%
1%

Auditor/Quality Turnover And Employment Statistics

Auditor/Quality Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of auditors/quality changed.

  • Unemployment rate
YearascdescAuditor/Quality Unemployment Rateascdesc
2010
2010
5.20%
5.20%
2011
2011
4.43%
4.43%
2012
2012
3.54%
3.54%
2013
2013
3.25%
3.25%
2014
2014
2.58%
2.58%
2015
2015
2.18%
2.18%
2016
2016
2.31%
2.31%
2017
2017
2.00%
2.00%
2018
2018
1.59%
1.59%

The Average Number of Years That Auditor/Quality Stay in a Job

By looking over 5,654 auditors/quality resumes, we figured out that the average auditor/quality enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 31%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years


Number or YearsascdescPercentagesascdesc
Less than 1 year
Less than 1 year
23%
23%
1-2 years
1-2 years
31%
31%
3-4 years
3-4 years
14%
14%
5-7 years
5-7 years
16%
16%
8-10 years
8-10 years
7%
7%
11+ years
11+ years
9%
9%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Auditor/Qualitys

The most common foreign language among auditors/quality is Spanish at 63.3%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 7.0% and German is the third-most popular at 3.9%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 63.3%
  • French, 7.0%
  • German, 3.9%
  • Japanese, 3.1%
  • Polish, 3.1%
  • Other, 19.6%
Job Title
Foreign LanguageascdescPercentagesascdesc
Spanish
Spanish
63.3%
63.3%
French
French
7.0%
7.0%
German
German
3.9%
3.9%
Japanese
Japanese
3.1%
3.1%
Polish
Polish
3.1%
3.1%
Other
Other
19.6%
19.6%

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Where Do Auditor/Qualitys Earn The Most?

The map here shows where auditors/quality earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Auditor/Qualitys Located?

By looking through more than 5,654 resumes, we found that the most popular places for auditors/quality are TN, Memphis and MI, Grand Rapids.

Number of Auditor/Qualitys

Where Are Auditor/Qualitys In High Demand?

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