IT Quality Assurance Manager Salary in the United States

How much does an IT Quality Assurance Manager make in the United States? The average IT Quality Assurance Manager salary in the United States is $113,806 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $100,995 and $128,469. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

IT Quality Assurance Manager manages a group of quality assurance analysts who evaluate, test, and validate software and/or IT services. Develops and implements quality assurance problem reporting processes and systems. Being an IT Quality Assurance Manager analyzes deficiencies in service or performance and recommends product or service improvements to address problems. Designs and implements defect reduction programs. Additionally, IT Quality Assurance Manager requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to head of a unit/department. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. The IT Quality Assurance Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be an IT Quality Assurance Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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100995
128469
113806

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138906
120605
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    IT Quality Assurance Process Consultant

    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    IT Quality Assurance Director

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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