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QA Industry Overview


Quality-assurance (QA) professionals are the ones who make sure the job is done right -- whether their QA job involves manufacturing a product, making a mortgage loan or creating a safe car.

In QA work, metrics and statistical methods are used to inspect, test and analyze products, procedures and processes.Jobs in QA are varied:

  • A materials inspector job involves finding problems and imperfections in manufactured products.
  • A mechanical inspector’s job is to check the fit, movement and operation of machines.
  • A tester’s job is to see how products hold up under use and to find ways of making products more reliable.
  • A sorter’s job is to separate goods into categories, such as length, color or fabric type.
  • A sampler’s job is to inspect portions of a product for problems or defects.
  • A weigher’s job is to measure the weight of materials used to manufacture goods.
  • A QA manager’s job involves finding and correcting product defects.
  • A QA engineer’s job is to apply mathematical and statistical modeling to manufacturing challenges.

QA Job Market


The BLS forecasts that QA job opportunities will grow 8 percent between 2010 and 2020, more slowly than the rate for all occupations. QA employment will be strongest in the pharmaceutical and medical-equipment industries, the BLS says.

As manufacturers automate their QA processes, some jobs in QA will disappear, but QA processes involving subjective judgments like taste, smell, appearance or texture will continue to be done by humans.

QA Salaries


QA jobs in manufacturing are done primarily by hourly workers who earned a median wage of $15.88 in 2010. The lowest-paid 10 percent earned less than $9.68, while the best-paid 10 percent earned more than $26.72, the BLS says.

QA managers’ jobs pay a much higher median salary -- $89,500 in 2012, according to a 2012 salary survey by the American Society for Quality (ASQ). Adding an ASQ certification can add as much as $10,000 to a quality manager’s salary.

The median QA engineer salary is $75,000, with an additional $4,200 for certification, the ASQ says.

QA technicians’ jobs pay a median of $45,000, with an additional $1,700 for certification, the ASQ reports.
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Description Coordinates primary health care planning for patients in collaboration with physicians and hospital personnel. Assess general health status of patients by providing history and physical examinations, and monitoring of appropriate laboratory and radiographic studies. Acts as liaison between patient, family members, hospital staff, and physicians. Serves as clinical resource to staff, p...
Associate/Intermediate: The Compliance Training and Support (CT&S) group's mission is to provide training and expertise in the areas of occupational safety and health and environmental and radiological controls to personnel at Nuclear Power Training Unit - Charleston, SC (NPTU-C). The CT&S group supports work both onboard the Moored Training Ships (MTSs) and ashore at the NPTU-C site. The CT&S C...
Position Summary: The Director of Safety is responsible for the development, implementation, administration and continuous improvement of the Company's safety strategies and programs. This position will be the primary interface in our relationship with State and Federal OSHA, workers' comp claim management and safety focused industry groups. Essential Job Functions: 1. Develop, implement and ma...
Provides health & safety oversight to scheduled and Emergency Response operations, ensure compliance with the corporate program and regulatory requirements. Manages PAWS Behavior Based Safety Program for NRC PNW offices.; Develops and implements project-specific site safety plans and safe operating procedures, prepares and reviews project plans, and implements training programs to increase safety ...
Description Job Summary: The Manager, Quality Initiatives provides leadership, collaboration and operational support to develop and execute strategic plans through project lifecycles; including the definition and development of detailed requirements and specifications, coordination of project tasks. Manager will work with stakeholders to encourage and drive innovation for workflow optimization, ...
For more than 55 years, HEICO Corporation, a NYSE traded company, has thrived by serving niche segments of the aviation, defense, space and electronics industries by providing innovative and cost-saving products and services. HEICO’s high-energy culture focuses our Team Members’ on providing high quality products and services to our customer base, which is made up of most of the world’s airlines a...
Brunswick is the market leader in the marine, fitness, bowling and billiards industries; and our participation in these industries is deliberate. No company has Brunswick’s breadth and scope in the marine industry. No company equals Brunswick’s quality and innovation in fitness equipment. And no company possesses Brunswick’s knowledge and heritage in bowling and billiards. Position Descript...
Position Summary: A Tyco Integrated Security Service Technician is a troubleshooter and service expert. Alleviates concerns the customer may have regarding a security system. Advises customers and the customer care center of the status of systems and processes inspections. Duties and Responsibilities: Locate and alleviate trouble with damaged equipment or wiring. Readjust equipment, repair or ...
The Quality Engineer works as an integral part of the Global Quality Product team responsible for the quality. The QE is the leading voice of quality in the organization as well as the driving force to define and resolve customer quality issues and other day to day production issues. Responsible to provide Quality Engineering support across the organization as detailed below 'Establish process me...
Description Collaborate with operations personnel to integrate Health & Safety into all activities and decision making processes at assigned locations in the Northwest USA. THis position can be based in either Stockton, CA or Corona, CA with a focus on: - Prevention of vehicle accidents and work related injuries - Compliance with company policies, procedures, and agency regulations - Warehousi...
ServiceMaster is committed to Diversity and Inclusion. We encourage diverse candidates to apply to this position. An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability SUMMARY: At Terminix®, our people bring tremendous pride and integrity to everything we do. In turn, we provide a working environment where these skilled professionals can achieve true satisfactio...
DIRECTOR OF ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES Life Care Center of New Port Richey Full-time weekday position available. Three to five years of supervisory experience in health care required. Must be able to plan, organize and direct operations of housekeeping and laundry to ensure a clean and safe environment. We offer great pay and benefits in a team-oriented environment. Please apply in person or email r‚s...
To accelerate our progress against the Global PepsiCo Quality Program, Global Foods Quality Assurance is looking for a leader to oversee the execution of key change programs within the overall agenda. Specifically, the job holder will oversee the execution of the Global Foods Quality Forum agenda; development and adoption of harmonized Foods quality standards and audits; and the tracking and repor...
Specialist, Development QA Business Unit: Global Quality Division: Vaccines & Diagnostics Company/Legal Entity: Novartis Job Reference Code: 145073BR Job Purpose: Responsible for supporting the development and maintenance of quality procedures and systems related to Quality Assurance oversight of Technical Development laboratories, including GMP analytical method development, validation and ...
Automated Packaging Systems, Inc. has been a world leader in designing and manufacturing flexible bag packaging systems for over 50 years, and is the original inventor of Autobag® bagging machines and pre-opened bags. Headquartered in Streetsboro, Ohio, weare a global packaging supplier, with sales, service, and distribution offices located throughout North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia an...
Brinderson is looking for an experienced Quality Assurance / Quality Control E & I Inspector. Brinderson LP, a subsidiary of Aegion Corporation, is a full service engineering, procurement, construction, maintenance and turnaround company serving the western United States. Concentrating primarily on energy projects in the private sector, Brinderson serves a broad range of industries, including ups...
Primary Role Quality Document Management Planning and Metric Specialist will be responsible for the development and maintenance of document demand forecasting, monthly system performance reporting, evaluate demand trends, quality system event responses, internal and agency inspection support and represent the department within a project team environment. Responsibilities: 50% Maintenance and enh...
Summary The Coordinator is responsible for the day-to-day tasks of the Quality Department, its auditors, inspections, and ability to stop production if Quality standards are not being met. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following, other duties may be assigned. Implements company policies to workers; enforces safety. Coordination of department activities and inspectors functi...
Growing poultry processing firm is looking for a self starter to fill a Quality Assurance Supervisor position. This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package. The successful candidate will have HACCP knowledge and will have poultry QA experience. Bilingual(English and Spanish) is a plus. Degree is a plus. WE PAY $250 FOR REFERRAL RESULTING IN PLACEMENT IN THIS POSITION. Visit ou...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Senior Quality Engineer-3222140828 Description Ethicon, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for a Senior Quality Engineer. The position is located in Somerville, NJ, and will support the Ethicon Biosurgery group. The position may require 10% travel, based on business needs. Ethicon, Inc. is a member of t...

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