QUALITY CONTROL TECHNICIAN SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$38,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$38,000
Median 50%
$55,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Flowers Foods
Highest Paying City
Andover, MA
Highest Paying State
New Hampshire
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a quality control technician make?
Quality Control Technicians in the US make on average $38,328 annually or $18.43 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $55,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $26,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Quality Control Technicians are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Some of the states with the best Quality Control Technician salaries are New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Maine, and Connecticut. The typical tenure for a Quality Control Technician is 3.2 years.

Average Quality Control Technician Salary By Company

There is good job security in Quality Control Technician positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Hospitality companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Flowers Foods and RR Donnelley & Sons Company are the best paying companies for Quality Control Technicians. If you can find a job at a company like PPG Industries or Jacobs Engineering Group, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Quality Control Technicians.

Average Quality Control Technician Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Quality Control Technician in the USA is $38,328 annually or $18.43 hourly. Quality Control Technicians make the most in Andover, MA at about $42,393 per year. Even as an entry-level Quality Control Technician, you will make $28,000 per year in Andover, MA. New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Maine, and Connecticut are the states with the highest payscale for Quality Control Technicians. Indiana, Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas, and New Mexico have the lowest reported salaries for Quality Control Technicians.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Andover, MA
$42,393
2
Hayward, CA
$42,349
3
Camden, NJ
$39,373
4
Sterling, VA
$38,208
5
Salt Lake City, UT
$37,758

Average Quality Control Technician Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Quality Control Technician works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Retail companies, Manufacturing companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Quality Control Technicians. Retail companies pay their Quality Control Technicians the highest wages, averaging $38,680 per year. Manufacturing companies and Hospitality companies pay well too, at $38,439 and $38,423, respectively. The average salary for Quality Control Technicians in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $37,295.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$38,680
2
Manufacturing
$38,439
3
Hospitality
$38,423
4
Construction
$38,417
5
Professional
$37,295

RECENTLY ADDED Quality Control Technician SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randolph Hospital Inc.
Quality Control Technician
10/31/2019
$19,973
Smarttalent
Quality Control Technician
10/29/2019
$33,392
Spherion
Quality Control Technician
10/28/2019
$29,218
Selectek
Quality Control Technician
10/28/2019
$31,305
Randstad
Quality Control Technician
10/25/2019
$27,131
Randstad
Quality Control Technician
10/25/2019
$26,922
Hormel Foods Corp
Quality Control Technician
10/24/2019
$35,479
Adecco Staffing
Quality Control Technician
10/24/2019
$41,740
Kelly Services
Quality Control Technician
10/24/2019
$33,392
Pepsico
Quality Control Technician
10/23/2019
$45,643
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