Entry-Level Manufacturing Technician Salary

Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians can expect wages of $16.65 per hour on average. Total cash earnings of Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians range from $25K on the low end to $52K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $3K and $3K, respectively. In this profession, most enjoy medical and dental coverage, and more than half have vision insurance, as well. Most Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians survey respondents are men (78 percent). Most Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians like their work and job satisfaction is high. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$29,209 - $55,426
(Median)
$29K
$40K
$55K
MEDIAN: $39,712
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$11.63 - $21.41
(Median)
$12
$17
$21
MEDIAN: $16.00
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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
$29,209 - $55,426  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,368  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $2,959  
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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$25,413 - $51,717  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 67
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
$11.63 - $21.41  
   
Overtime
$17.54 - $33.83  
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 - $3,368  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $2,959  
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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$25,413 - $51,717  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 286
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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

Troubleshooting
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 15%
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