Entry-Level Manufacturing Technician Salary

Pay for Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians sits in the ballpark of $17.30 per hour. Total cash compensation to Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians approaches anywhere from $28K on the lower end to $54K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $5K from bonuses and upwards of $4K from profit sharing. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. The vast majority (83 percent) of Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians who answered the questionnaire are male. Most Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical and dental benefits are awarded to most, and the greater part earn vision coverage.

$30,973 - $59,322
$31K
$44K
$59K
MEDIAN: $43,682
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$12.63 - $22.84
$13
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $17.30
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$30,973 - $59,322  
   
Bonus
$98.78 - $4,748  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,300  
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).
)
$28,101 - $53,897  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 84
© PayScale, Inc. @ www.payscale.com
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.63 - $22.84  
   
Overtime
$18.43 - $34.99  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$98.78 - $4,748  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,300  
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).
)
$28,101 - $53,897  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 305
© PayScale, Inc. @ www.payscale.com

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Manufacturing Technician Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Employer Salaries for Manufacturing Technician


Manufacturing Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Manufacturing Technician in Lakeville:
`"$There's always more room on your plate."`
The company's willingness to bring me in to other areas that need support or work done is broad, but their willingness to bring me on board as an official Team Member has yet to happen.

Key Stats for Manufacturing Technician

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
14%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Manufacturing Technician Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲7%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▲7%

Troubleshooting
▲7%

Biotechnology
▲4%

Machine Operation
▼0%

National Average
$40,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 18%
ADVERTISEMENT