QUALITY IMPROVEMENT SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$82,000
$53,000
Min 10%
$82,000
Median 50%
$126,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
LifeBridge Health
Highest Paying City
Brooklyn Center, MN
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does a quality improvement specialist make?
Quality Improvement Specialists in America make, on average, $82,087 a year or $39.47 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $126,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $53,000. Health Care companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Quality Improvement Specialists. North Dakota, Minnesota, Texas, Alaska, and Washington are some of the states with the best Quality Improvement Specialist salaries in the US. Most Quality Improvement Specialists spend 2.8 years in the position.
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Average Quality Improvement Specialist Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Quality Improvement Specialist makes. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. LifeBridge Health and General Electric are the best paying companies for Quality Improvement Specialists. Companies like Neighborcare Health and New England Baptist Hospital also pay high salaries to their Quality Improvement Specialists.

Average Quality Improvement Specialist Salary By Location

As a Quality Improvement Specialist in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $82,087 per year or $39.47 per hour. The city with the highest Quality Improvement Specialist salary is Brooklyn Center, MN at $80,116 per year. Even an entry-level Quality Improvement Specialist makes $49,000 per year in Brooklyn Center, MN. North Dakota, Minnesota, Texas, Alaska, and Washington are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Wyoming, South Carolina, Nevada, Georgia, and Vermont report the lowest wages for Quality Improvement Specialists.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Brooklyn Center, MN
$80,116
2
San Francisco, CA
$78,636
3
Houston, TX
$78,419
4
Wilmington, DE
$74,840
5
New York, NY
$74,660

Average Quality Improvement Specialist Salary By Industry

Wages for Quality Improvement Specialists can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Health Care companies, Technology companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Quality Improvement Specialists. Salaries for Quality Improvement Specialists in Health Care companies average $85,112 annually, while Technology companies and Professional companies pay $82,577 and $78,036, respectively. The types of companies that pay Quality Improvement Specialists the least are in the Pharmaceutical industry, where the average annual salary is $63,583.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$85,112
2
Technology
$82,577
3
Professional
$78,036
4
Pharmaceutical
$63,583

RECENTLY ADDED Quality Improvement Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
State of South Dakota
Quality Improvement Specialist
10/24/2019
$35,750
Lane Community College
Quality Improvement Specialist
10/23/2019
$37,633
ICL
Quality Improvement Specialist
10/07/2019
$55,291
ICL
Quality Improvement Specialist
09/20/2019
$50,000
Southwest Gas Corporation
Quality Improvement Specialist
09/19/2019
$76,025
State of North Carolina
Quality Improvement Specialist
08/29/2019
$39,611
Quality Improvement Specialist
08/28/2019
$61,851
Washington State
Quality Improvement Specialist
08/27/2019
$52,536
Alameda Alliance for Health
Quality Improvement Specialist
08/24/2019
$58,958
Lane Community College
Quality Improvement Specialist
08/05/2019
$37,633
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