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Quality manager salary in United States

How much does a Quality Manager make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $92,417
Low $67,441
High $126,642
Profit sharing
$5,000per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a quality manager is $92,417 per year in the United States and $5,000 profit sharing per year.4.5k salaries reported, updated at January 27, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Quality Managers in United States

  1. Northrop Grumman
    6,680 reviews33 salaries reported
    $120,680per year
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Highest paying cities for Quality Managers near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $100,482 per year
    55 salaries reported
  2. Tucson, AZ
    $92,245 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Louisville, KY
    $91,571 per year
    15 salaries reported
  1. Cleveland, OH
    $91,257 per year
    16 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $89,884 per year
    15 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $86,373 per year
    9 salaries reported
  1. Dayton, OH
    $85,019 per year
    13 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $84,065 per year
    16 salaries reported
  3. St. Louis, MO
    $83,406 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Where can a Quality Manager earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Quality Managers

Most recommended skill

Statistical Software(earn +43.56% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 1.74% since 2018. Quality Managers with this skill earn +43.56% more than the average base salary, which is $92,417 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
2012192increase by 192
20131197increase by 523.44%
20141201increase by 0.33%
2015723decrease by 39.80%
2016243decrease by 66.39%
2017298increase by 22.63%
2018287decrease by 3.69%
2019282decrease by 1.74%

Top companies hiring Quality Managers with the recommended skill

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas, Inc.
HBD Industries
Loparex LLC
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Top fields of study
Mechanical Engineering Degree
Top certifications
Six Sigma Certification

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
20 jobs29
94 jobs106
24 jobs33
8 jobs10
219 jobs348
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Most common benefits for Quality Managers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 294 ratings

66% of Quality Managers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Quality Assurance Manager

9,559 job openings

Average $77,541 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Quality Manager

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