Factory Manager Salary

The average salary for a Factory Manager is $73,809 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$30,106 - $135,084
$30K
$75K
$140K
MEDIAN: $75,329
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50%
90%

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$9.83 - $18.08
$13
MEDIAN: $13.20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$30,106 - $135,084  
   
Bonus
$1,957 - $20,685  
Profit Sharing
$2,935  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$28,902 - $138,687  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.20  
   
Overtime
$26.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,957 - $20,685  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,935  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$28,902 - $138,687  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Job Description for Factory Manager

Factory managers oversee the operations in a factory. They are responsible for supervising production workers, increasing productivity, reducing overhead, overseeing quality control, and ensuring overall smooth operations. They may be responsible for hiring, firing, scheduling, and training new employees. Managers facilitate meetings and training sessions for workers, set production goals, and investigate problems when those goals are not met. They are responsible for logistics, including shipping, receiving, and meeting with vendors and salespeople. The manager must also ensure that safety protocols are taught to and followed by all employees in the factory. Generally, factory managers work indoors in potentially hazardous areas; they spend time both in an office and on the production floor, supervising employees. The schedule for a factory manager varies based on the needs and production schedule of the company. They may expect to work occasional nights and weekends.

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Factory Manager Tasks

  • Oversee daily factory operations and report to upper management on status.
  • Act as the representative for the factory during quarterly development meetings.
  • Monitor and maintain inventory supplies, and make manufacturing process changes to improve efficiency.
  • Train, schedule, and guide factory workers, and resolve any factory or machinery issues.

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Pay by Experience Level for Factory Manager

Pay by Experience for a Factory Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Factory Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Factory Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Factory Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 17 salaries. A Factory Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 11 salaries.

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Key Stats for Factory Manager

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
27%
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Experience Affects Factory Manager Salaries

Experienced
▲17%

Late-Career
▲4%

National Average
$73,000

Mid-Career
▼5%

Entry-Level
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 27%
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