Quality Assurance Engineer III Salary in the United States

How much does a Quality Assurance Engineer III make in the United States? The average Quality Assurance Engineer III salary in the United States is $89,438 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $82,411 and $98,111. 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

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Quality Assurance Engineer III 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 III may report to an executive or a manager. To be a Quality Assurance Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Quality Assurance Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Quality Assurance Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Quality Assurance Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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