Machine Shop Supervisor Salary

Somewhere between two-thirds and three-fourths of Machine Shop Supervisors in the United States are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $42K to $80K per year, and the average comes out to $61K annually. In the world of Machine Shop Supervisors, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $9K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $17K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $42K and $80K. Work is enjoyable for Machine Shop Supervisors, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Most enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little less than half. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$44,147 - $83,373
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$61K
$83K
MEDIAN: $60,742
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$17.89 - $32.00
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$0$83K
Salary $44,147 - $83,373
Bonus $0.00 - $9,066
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $17,000
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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$41,858 - $80,478
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 95
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $17.89 - $32.00
Overtime $27.05 - $52.52
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,066
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $17,000
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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$41,858 - $80,478
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 84

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Job Description for Machine Shop Supervisor

Machine shop supervisors are responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations in machine shops and assembly lines. They are in charge of hiring and training staff and reviewing job performance. They also keep records and lists of operations and order stock when necessary.

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Machine Shop Supervisor Tasks

  • Manage workers, production activities and assembly line.
  • Participate in quality and safety reviews and audits, and lead resulting improvement implementation.
  • Ensure compliance with safety and environmental regulations.

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Popular Skills for Machine Shop Supervisor


Survey takers who work as Machine Shop Supervisors typically report just a few professional skills. Most notably, skills in CAD/CAM, People Management, CNC/NC, and Machine Programming, Manufacturing are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 17 percent. Experience with CAD/CAM is often linked with knowledge of CNC/NC.

Pay by Experience Level for Machine Shop Supervisor

Pay by Experience for a Machine Shop Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Machine Shop Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 33 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Machine Shop Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Machine Shop Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 55 salaries. A Machine Shop Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 98 salaries.

Machine Shop Supervisor Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Machine Shop Supervisor?

Machine Shop Supervisor in Livonia:
Run machines 24 hours.

Machine Shop Supervisor in Cleveland:
"Good atmosphere."
Pros: I like the atmosphere of the place. Not to much over site from our corporate owners. Small company also.
Cons: Highly stressful position because of lack of talent in the machining side of the company.

Machine Shop Supervisor in Fort Wayne:
"Things to know and get involved with."
Tour the place and ask what jobs are out sourced. Get interest leveling in doing more of the work in house.

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Key Stats for Machine Shop Supervisor

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
52%
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Experience Affects Machine Shop Supervisor Salaries

▲12%

▲1%

National Average
$59,000

▼13%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Skills That Affect Machine Shop Supervisor Salaries

▲17%

People Management
▲13%

▲4%

Machinist
▲1%

Machine Programming, Manufacturing
▲1%

National Average
$59,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
52%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 13%
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