Quality Control Analysts

4.8/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $25.22 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 52% (Robots are watching)

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Quality Control Analysts' job openings is expected to rise 8.3% by 2030
'Quality Control Analysts' is expected to be a fast growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Quality Control Analysts' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Quality Control Analysts' was $52,460, or $25.22 hourly
'Quality Control Analysts' are paid 25.1% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 62,080 people employed as Quality Control Analysts.
This represents around 0.04% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Conduct tests to determine quality of raw materials, bulk intermediate and finished products. May conduct stability sample tests.

SOC Code: 19-4099.01

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