Manufacturing Supervisor Salary

Median pay for Manufacturing Supervisors in the United States comes out to approximately $61K per year, but employers in Fremont pay the most, the average compensation in that city is around $79K. Manufacturing Supervisors will also find cushy salaries in Minneapolis (+24 percent), Kansas City (+19 percent), Houston (+15 percent), and Milwaukee (+12 percent). The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$46,085 - $81,761
$46K
$62K
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MEDIAN: $61,695
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$14.77 - $29.15
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MEDIAN: $20.15
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$0$83K
Salary $46,085 - $81,761
Bonus $0.00 - $8,109
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,400
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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$41,487 - $83,186
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 609
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $14.77 - $29.15
Overtime $21.62 - $44.06
Annual Data $0$83K
Bonus $0.00 - $8,109
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,400
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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$41,487 - $83,186
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 188

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Job Description for Manufacturing Supervisor

Manufacturing supervisors are in charge of ensuring that proper production procedures are being followed. They are also responsible for supervising a group of workers while working to accomplish their company's manufacturing goals. They must ensure that their workers are in strict compliance with organizational rules as well as industry safety standards. Their goal is to maximize productivity while minimizing the risk of an accident occurring. In addition to overseeing production teams, they are also often involved in the hiring and training process, and will often be involved in making performance review decisions.

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Manufacturing Supervisor Tasks

  • Assist in hiring, training and reviewing performance of staff.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards and customer requirements.
  • Maintain day-to-day safety and quality, monitor and prioritize workflow and production schedules.
  • Supervise staff and give direction in a manufacturing department.

Common Career Paths for Manufacturing Supervisor


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Manufacturing Supervisors who go on to become Plant Managers of Manufacturing may see their salaries climb quite a bit. Median pay for Plant Managers of Manufacturing is $82K annually. A common career progression for a Manufacturing Supervisor is to become a Manufacturing Manager or a Manufacturing Production Manager. Compared to Manufacturing Supervisors, the first group earns $19K more on average, and the second group earns $3K more.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Manufacturing Supervisor


Popular Skills for Manufacturing Supervisor


Manufacturing Supervisors seem to wield many skills on the job. Most notably, skills in CNC/NC, Project Management, Team Leadership, and Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 7 percent and 15 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Quality Assurance / Quality Control. Those proficient in Lean Manufacturing are, more often than not, also skilled in Operations Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Manufacturing Supervisor

Pay by Experience for a Manufacturing Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Manufacturing Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 280 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Manufacturing Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 272 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 286 salaries. A Manufacturing Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 146 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $59,794

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Manufacturing Supervisor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Manufacturing Supervisor?

Manufacturing Supervisor in Twin Falls:
"Stressful."
Pros: Knowing I'm a huge part of the company.
Cons: Lack of training and communication.

Manufacturing Supervisor in Corvallis:
"People Skills needed over Technical Skills."
Pros: Guiding people into correct work behaviour and promoting them, getting high quality output while meeting production objectives.
Cons: Dealing with SAP, inventory every week, childish immature behaviour.

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Key Stats for Manufacturing Supervisor

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 168 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Manufacturing Supervisor Salaries

▲8%

▲3%

▼0%

National Average
$60,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Manufacturing Supervisor Salaries

CNC/NC
▲15%

Project Management
▲7%

Team Leadership
▲7%


Scheduling
▲4%




Leadership
▲2%


National Average
$60,000

Process Improvement
▼1%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 168 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 12%
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