Quality Assurance Engineer I Salary in Salinas, California

How much does a Quality Assurance Engineer I make in Salinas, CA? The average Quality Assurance Engineer I salary in Salinas, CA is $70,809 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $61,575 and $77,726. 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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Job Description

Quality Assurance Engineer I performs inspections and sets quality assurance testing models for analysis of raw materials, materials in process, and finished products. Requires a bachelor's degree. Being a Quality Assurance Engineer I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Quality Assurance Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Quality Assurance Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Quality Assurance Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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