Salary Survey 2012: Facing Tight Times

Abstract:The 2012 QP Salary Survey did not reveal any significant change from the preceding year in average salaries of quality professionals in the United States and Canada. The salary stagnation probably stems from the economic recession that began in 2008. Salary …

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Looks like I'm WAY underpaid.
--jeff smith, 08-08-2013


The annual survey takes many pages but has little value. Shouldn't we have a survey about this survey?
--M Shraim, 12-28-2012


The math figures are incorrect. There are subjective topics in table 2. I don't see how this passes a quality review before publishing. Doesn't make ASQ look very good at the field they are supposed to be experts in.
--Ben, 12-13-2012


AVG 201 AVG 2012 Diff
US 87086 86743 -343
Canada 80611 84715 4104
As per the above table difference in US average sal is $343. But the difference mentioned in the table is $243 which is incorrect. Hence i presume the significance value could be incorrect.

--Kavitha, 12-12-2012


Can the author be more specific on where the surveys were taken?
The averages are too high to what I have been hearing from recruiters. Salary for Quality Engineers with CQE in Ontario are between 55K-68K
--Fernando, 12-08-2012


This is informative. We are going through a pay review. Seems like pay is also attached to who you know.
--laura sharp, 12-03-2012


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