Plant Director, Manufacturing Salary

A sizeable majority of Plant Directors of Manufacturing in the United States are men. In this role, average pay is around $124K annually. This field is filled with high levels of job satisfaction; most Plant Directors of Manufacturing are happy with their jobs. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$78,101 - $175,000
$78K
$120K
$180K
MEDIAN: $124,084
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$78,101 - $175,000  
   
Bonus
$9,863 - $35,146  
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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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$78,101 - $180,870  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29
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Job Description for Plant Director, Manufacturing

  • Plan and direct the activities of production facility, including maintenance, quality assurance, design, engineering and administration.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards and customer requirements, and applicable regulatory requirements.
  • Oversee inventory, order processing and distribution of products.
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development and compliance.

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Pay by Experience Level for Plant Director, Manufacturing

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Even the relatively untried can take home bulky six-figure salaries; employees who have worked for fewer than five years report earning $117K on average. Plant Directors of Manufacturing with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $159K. Respondents who boast more than two decades on the job don't boast commensurate pay, unfortunately; these veterans see average earnings of only $134K.

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Key Stats for Plant Director, Manufacturing

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
45%
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Experience Affects Plant Director, Manufacturing Salaries

Experienced
▲16%

National Average
$137,000

Late-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Mid-Career
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
45%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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