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Average Salary for Mohawk Industries Inc Employees

Calhoun, Ga.-based Mohawk Industries Inc hires for positions ranging from Territory Manager to Instructional Designer in the carpet and rug mills. The median salary at Mohawk Industries Inc is $55K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at Mohawk Industries Inc fluctuate depending on your city; your role at the company and your experience level also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Mohawk Industries Inc
Average Salary Range by Job
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Territory Manager (4)
$42,270 - $111,775  
[-]Territory Manager (4)
Salary$29,550 - $78,161  
Commission$4,089 - $60,343  
Total Pay$42,270 - $111,775  
[+]Plant Manager, Manufacturing (3)
$57,327 - $162,679  
[+]Plant Manager, Manufacturing (3)
Salary$60,774 - $142,526  
Bonus$1,779 - $19,136  
Total Pay$57,327 - $162,679  
[+]Instructional Designer (3)
$42,804 - $88,926  
[+]Instructional Designer (3)
Salary$44,931 - $82,009  
Total Pay$42,804 - $88,926  
[+]Operations Manager (2)
$43,806 - $119,375  
[+]Operations Manager (2)
Salary$42,697 - $107,494  
Bonus$1,001 - $15,770  
Total Pay$43,806 - $119,375  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 63

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Calhoun, Georgia 30701

Carpet and Rug Mills

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $143K annually) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Chehalis, Wash. ($75K), Dallas, Texas (about $68K), and Chatsworth, Ga. (around $62K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $55K) is Dalton, Ga. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Washington, where the average Mohawk Industries Inc employee makes $93K per year.


Plant Managers of Manufacturing rake in the most money, with average earnings of $97K annually; Operations Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to approximately $78K, while Account Managers and Instructional Designers rank near the top as well ($61K and $57K, respectively). Financial compensation for Territory Managers is rather low — on average only about $40K — relative to the rest of the company.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make around $80K per year on average. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $52K annually. The greater proportion of employees (30 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $61K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Lean Manufacturing Practitioner Certifications are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $123K annually. Certified Six Sigma Green Belts also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of $71K per year. It pays to have a Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering (IE) at Mohawk Industries Inc — these employees make the most at around $95K annually.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Lean Manufacturing; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $95K per year. A garden variety skill at Mohawk Industries Inc is Microsoft Excel; slightly less than a third of Mohawk Industries Inc's people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Microsoft Office, Operations Management, and Project Management.

Benefits and Perks

A third of respondents have paid vacation, and only about one in seven survey participants can take paid time off for illness. Mohawk Industries Inc sponsors a 401(k) program, and most respondents use this option to save for their retirement. A fair number of employees report having health insurance, and a fair number of workers report having dental coverage. Mohawk Industries Inc also dishes out privileges such as tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Key Stats for Mohawk Industries Inc


33 %
67 %
$44,937 - $60,727
$42,574 - $92,350
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
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