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TA B L E 1

Salary by tenure (time in same position) for U.S. respondents
1 to 3 years

3.1 to 6 years

6.1 to 10 years

10.1 to 20 years

Auditor

$80,283

$90,057

$68,788

$88,807

Black Belt

110,536

96,729

101,938

93,925

Director

127,021

135,043

141,928

132,182

Manager

97,460

95,840

101,994

96,877

Quality engineer

82,602

83,481

91,121

95,469

Specialist

71,207

70,897

75,322

85,813

Supplier quality engineer/professional

88,670

92,982

83,495

98,845

Technician

45,737

50,366

48,183

51,391

Table 1 includes results for: x Full-time employees,   Part-time employees, x U.S. employees,
  Canadian employees,   International employees
Darker cells highlight all tenure tiers in which professionals make less, on average, than professionals with the same title who have stayed
in a position for a shorter period of time.

FIGURE 2

Years of quality experience
(percentage of respondents)

Salary by years in quality for U.S. respondents
More than 20 years (31.4%)

109,264

10.1 to 20 years (29.3%)

98,522

6.1 to 10 years (14.7%)

84,292

3.1 to 6 years (14.7%)

74,654

1 to 3 years (8.0%)

66,934

Less than 1 year (2.0%)

63,752

0

$20,000 $40,000 $60,000 $80,000 $100,000 $120,000
Average salary

Figure 2 includes results for:
x Full-time employees,   Part-time employees, x U.S. employees,   Canadian employees,   International employees

FIGURE 3

Years of quality experience
(percentage of respondents)

Salary by years in quality for Canadian respondents
More than 20 years (28.2%)

106,370

10.1 to 20 years (32.0%)

88,400

6.1 to 10 years (18.6%)

Figure 3 includes results for:
x Full-time employees,
  Part-time employees,
  U.S. employees,
x Canadian employees,
  International employees
Salaries are noted in Canadian dollars.

81,348

3.1 to 6 years (10.3%)

71,595

1 to 3 years (8.9%)

67,061

Less than 1 year (2.1%)

52,633

None (0.3%)

85,113

0

$20,000 $40,000 $60,000 $80,000 $100,000 $120,000
Average salary

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Quality Progress - December 2017

Seen and Heard
Progress Report
Mr. Pareto Head
Expert Answers
Career Coach
The Next Rung
Titles and Take-Home
Certification Certainty
Six Sigma Satisfaction
Stay the Course
Maintenance Makeover
Confronting Confusion
Standard Issues
Statistics Spotlight
Marketplace
Footnotes
Try This Today
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