Quality Control Inspector I Salary in the United States

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 $36,642 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $32,649 and $41,435. 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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Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Quality Control Inspector I

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Quality Control Inspector II

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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