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Plant Supervisor Salary

The average salary for a Plant Supervisor is $55,435 per year.
$39,568 - $77,173
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $55,434
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$13.30 - $28.04
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$39,568 - $77,173  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,081  
Profit Sharing
$479.71 - $11,960  
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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$36,734 - $79,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 226
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.30 - $28.04  
   
Overtime
$20.60 - $41.52  
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$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,081  
   
Profit Sharing
$479.71 - $11,960  
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).
)
$36,734 - $79,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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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.

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Experience Affects Plant Supervisor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Late-Career
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$54,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Plant Supervisor Salaries


Scheduling
up arrow 7%

Production Management
up arrow 6%

Maintenance
0%

National Average
$54,000

Inventory Management
up arrow 6%

People Management
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 60 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 13%