How much does a Quality Assurance Specialist I make in the United States? The average Quality Assurance Specialist I salary in the United States is $61,099 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $53,584 and $68,046. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $53,584 10% $46,743 90% $74,371 75% $68,046 $61,099 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Quality Assurance Specialist I

Quality Assurance Specialist I implements company and regulatory quality standards for product manufacturing. Knowledgeable of industry and governmental quality regulations. Being a Quality Assurance Specialist I audits and reviews quality data according to existing procedures. Documents results in required format. Additionally, Quality Assurance Specialist I requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Quality Assurance Specialist I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Quality Assurance Specialist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Quality Assurance Specialist I: Lean Methodology, Quality Audit, Total Quality Management (TQM), Batch Testing ...More

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