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Entry-Level Manufacturing Technician Salary

Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians take home approximately $16.48 per hour on average. The majority of Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians claim high levels of job satisfaction. Making up 78 percent of those who took the survey, male Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians greatly outnumber their female counterparts. In this profession, most enjoy medical and dental coverage, and the larger part have vision insurance, as well.

$28,550 - $56,025
(Median)
$29K
$39K
$56K
MEDIAN: $39,027
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$11.49 - $21.44
(Median)
$11
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $16.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,550 - $56,025  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,437  
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $2,555  
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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$25,211 - $51,724  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 61
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.49 - $21.44  
   
Overtime
$16.86 - $34.23  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,437  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $2,555  
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).
)
$25,211 - $51,724  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 265

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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.

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Manufacturing Technician Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
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Biotechnology
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Machine Operation
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National Average
$37,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 15%
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