Manufacturing Supervisor Salary

Median pay for Manufacturing Supervisors in the United States is around $61K per year, but employers in Fremont offer the biggest paychecks; average compensation in that city is approximately $79K. Manufacturing Supervisors will also find cushy salaries in Minneapolis (+24 percent), Kansas City (+20 percent), Houston (+15 percent), and Milwaukee (+12 percent). Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$45,846 - $80,516
$46K
$61K
$81K
MEDIAN: $60,681
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$14.59 - $29.42
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MEDIAN: $20.28
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$0$81K
Salary $45,846 - $80,516
Bonus $0.00 - $7,946
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,634
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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$41,431 - $81,931
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 611
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $14.59 - $29.42
Overtime $21.56 - $43.97
Annual Data $0$81K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,946
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,634
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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$41,431 - $81,931
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 183

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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 may experience a large salary bump if they progress into a role such as Plant Manager of Manufacturing. The latter position pays an average of $82K annually. Manufacturing Supervisors moving up in their careers tend to step into positions as Manufacturing Managers or Manufacturing Production Managers. The median paychecks in those roles are $20K higher and $3K higher, respectively.

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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 8 percent and 16 percent. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Quality Assurance / Quality Control. For most people, competency in Lean Manufacturing indicates knowledge of 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: $59,340

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 156 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Manufacturing Supervisor Salaries

▲9%

▲4%

▲1%

National Average
$59,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Manufacturing Supervisor Salaries

CNC/NC
▲16%

Project Management
▲8%

Team Leadership
▲8%


Scheduling
▲5%




Leadership
▲2%


Process Improvement
▼0%

National Average
$59,000

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 156 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 12%
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