How much does a Quality Control Inspector I make in the United States? The average Quality Control Inspector I salary in the United States is $38,807 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $35,262 and $43,100. 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% $35,262 10% $32,034 90% $47,008 75% $43,100 $38,807 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Quality Control Inspector I

Quality Control Inspector I performs quality control inspections, checks, and tests during the manufacture of products. Inspects materials, parts and products at different stages of production. Being a Quality Control Inspector I records observations and may make recommendations for improving processes. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Quality Control Inspector I typically reports to a supervisor. The Quality Control Inspector I may require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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