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Average Salary for Mohawk Industries Inc Employees

Headquartered in Calhoun, Georgia, Mohawk Industries Inc offers a range of employment opportunities in the carpet and rug mills industry, from Plant Manager of Manufacturing to Instructional Designer. The median income for Mohawk Industries Inc employees is $55K per year. The most important factor affecting pay for Mohawk Industries Inc employees is where you live, though your role at the company and your experience level play a role as well. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Mohawk Industries Inc typically pays:
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Employer: Mohawk Industries Inc
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Plant Manager, Manufacturing (3)
$58,445 - $163,751  
[-]Plant Manager, Manufacturing (3)
Salary$62,707 - $138,099  
Bonus$1,788 - $22,359  
Total Pay$58,445 - $163,751  
[+]Instructional Designer (3)
$43,445 - $87,316  
[+]Instructional Designer (3)
Salary$44,748 - $83,818  
Total Pay$43,445 - $87,316  
[+]Territory Manager (3)
$43,545 - $107,462  
[+]Territory Manager (3)
Salary$34,380 - $85,313  
Total Pay$43,545 - $107,462  
[+]Production Supervisor (2)
$37,626 - $75,491  
[+]Production Supervisor (2)
Salary$39,238 - $74,776  
Total Pay$37,626 - $75,491  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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Mohawk Industries Inc Details

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; Dallas (about $117K), Chehalis ($75K), and the company's headquarter city of Calhoun ($73K) are the next top-paying cities. Dalton ranks low on the pay scale — at $55K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Texas pays Mohawk Industries Inc the most — around $117K per year on average.


Earning approximately $97K on average, Plant Managers of Manufacturing receive the most money, followed by Operations Managers ($78K), Buyers ($58K), and Instructional Designers ($57K). Territory Managers at Mohawk Industries Inc do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (around $50K) at the company.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically about $53K. Between the five- and ten-year marks, the average employee earns $73K. In a nutshell, the largest fraction of Mohawk Industries Inc people (35 percent) have been in their field for 10-19 years and earn $95K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Lean Manufacturing Practitioner Certifications are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to approximately $123K. Salaries typically rise to around $77K per year for accredited Certified Six Sigma Green Belts. At Mohawk Industries Inc, employees who hold a Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering (IE) receive the highest salaries at $95K.


When it comes to skills, Lean Manufacturing seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $110K. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Microsoft Excel; somewhere between a fifth and a fourth deem it necessary for work. Operations Management, Microsoft Office, and Inventory Management were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is in short supply here, with only two in five workers receiving paid vacation and one in six workers receiving paid sick days. A strong majority of workers save for retirement through Mohawk Industries Inc's 401(k) plan. A fair portion of workers report having health insurance, and most workers report having dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Mohawk Industries Inc are a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

Key Stats

32 %
68 %
$50,487 - $56,749
$46,381 - $96,650
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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