Quality Assurance Manager Salary in the United States

How much does a Quality Assurance Manager make in the United States? The average Quality Assurance Manager salary in the United States is $108,483 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $96,053 and $125,331. 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 Manager is responsible for the design and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure that quality standards are met during production. Oversees testing of processes and products. Being a Quality Assurance Manager requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Quality Assurance Manager supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Thorough knowledge of department processes. To be a Quality Assurance Manager typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Quality Assurance Specialist IV

    7 + years experience

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    Quality Assurance Manager

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Quality Assurance Director


    Bachelor's Degree

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