A Plant Supervisor earns an average salary of $57,826 per year. A skill in Scheduling is associated with high pay for this job.

$40,336 - $86,819
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$40K
$58K
$87K
MEDIAN: $57,825
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$14.72 - $27.83
(Median)
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$20
$28
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$40,336 - $86,819  
   
Bonus
$0.36 - $7,792  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $11,562  
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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$38,339 - $83,854  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 219
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.72 - $27.83  
   
Overtime
$20.08 - $42.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.36 - $7,792  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $11,562  
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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$38,339 - $83,854  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 77
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Job Description for Plant Supervisor

Plant supervisors are in charge of a particular plant or location for their company. They are responsible for monitoring employee work schedules, balancing employees' workloads and keeping track of hours and overtime pay. Plant supervisors also oversee a budget, as well as conduct hiring and training for new employees. Additionally, plant supervisors must resolve any grievances among employees and should therefore be adept at listening to complaints and solving problems with employees. These supervisors are also responsible for maintaining equipment in the facility, which includes handling repairs as needed and scheduling regular maintenance for the equipment and tools needed to run the plant.

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Plant Supervisor Tasks

  • Understand, implement, and enforce state and federal policies and regulations, including ensuring a safe working environment.
  • Manage staff and equipment schedules, downtime, training, and maintenance.
  • Monitor and ensure a ready flow of inventory.
  • Direct and supervise manufacturing process from acquisition of supplies to final delivery.
  • Analyze and solve work and equipment problems.

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Pay by Experience Level for Plant Supervisor

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

Plant Supervisor Advice

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

Plant Supervisor in Jacksonville:
"Responsibility."
Know your employees and care about their wellbeing. Know their job better than they do, and ensure your subordinates accomplish all tasks.

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Experience Affects Plant Supervisor Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$56,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Plant Supervisor Salaries

Scheduling
up arrow 15%


Production Management
up arrow 2%

National Average
$56,000

Maintenance
up arrow 4%

Inventory Management
up arrow 15%

People Management
up arrow 20%

Team Leadership
up arrow 31%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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