QUALITY INSPECTOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$35,000
$23,000
Min 10%
$35,000
Median 50%
$55,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Exotic Metals Forming
Highest Paying City
Oxnard, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a quality inspector make?
As a Quality Inspector in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $35,852 per year or $17.24 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $55,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $23,000 per year. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Quality Inspector salaries are California, Nevada, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Hawaii. The typical tenure for a Quality Inspector is 2.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Inspector
$46,291

Average Quality Inspector Salary By Company

Quality Inspector jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Quality Inspectors. Companies like Exotic Metals Forming or Haas Automation will get you the highest pay packages. If you can find a job at a company like AMETEK or Bausch + Lomb, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Quality Inspectors.

Average Quality Inspector Salary By Location

Quality Inspectors in the US makes an average salary of $35,852 per year or $17.24 per hour. Oxnard, CA reports the highest annual salary for Quality Inspectors at 45,023. The average entry-level salary in Oxnard, CA is $23,000. Some of the states with the best Quality Inspector salaries are California, Nevada, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Hawaii, New Hampshire, and Connecticut. On the other hand, Indiana, Ohio, Georgia, West Virginia, and Tennessee report the lowest wages for Quality Inspectors.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Oxnard, CA
$45,023
2
Windsor, CT
$44,607
3
Bridgewater, MA
$44,531
4
Dover, NH
$44,105
5
Draper, UT
$42,911

Average Quality Inspector Salary By Industry

Wages for Quality Inspectors can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Retail companies, Manufacturing companies, and Hospitality companies pay their Quality Inspectors well. Salaries for Quality Inspectors in Retail companies average $36,848 annually, while Manufacturing companies and Hospitality companies pay $36,560 and $36,082, respectively. The average salary for Quality Inspectors in the Automotive industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $34,735.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$36,848
2
Manufacturing
$36,560
3
Hospitality
$36,082
4
Construction
$36,043
5
Professional
$35,616

RECENTLY ADDED Quality Inspector SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Terra Staffing Group
Quality Inspector
10/31/2019
$37,566
Careerbuilder-Us
Quality Inspector
10/31/2019
$24,001
NMG Aerospace
Quality Inspector
10/30/2019
$46,436
Adecco Staffing
Quality Inspector
10/29/2019
$31,305
Adecco Staffing
Quality Inspector
10/29/2019
$37,566
Volt Workforce Solutions
Quality Inspector
10/29/2019
$29,218
Selectek
Quality Inspector
10/28/2019
$31,305
Archway Marketing
Quality Inspector
10/26/2019
$25,566
Spherion
Quality Inspector
10/25/2019
$33,392
Kelly Services
Quality Inspector
10/25/2019
$25,044
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