Plant Technician Salary

The average pay for a Plant Technician is $19.38 per hour.

$35,754 - $82,452
$36K
$52K
$82K
MEDIAN: $51,500
10%
50%
90%

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$13.45 - $31.10
$13
$18
$31
MEDIAN: $18.36
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$0$82K
Salary $35,754 - $82,452
Bonus $4,069
Profit Sharing $3,500
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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$29,886 - $82,238
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $13.45 - $31.10
Overtime $20.43 - $52.16
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $4,069
Profit Sharing $3,500
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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$29,886 - $82,238
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 79

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Job Description for Plant Technician

  • Monitor and run high-speed converting and packaging equipment.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on equipment.
  • Maintain and control processes from the computer terminal.

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Pay by Experience Level for Plant Technician

Pay by Experience for a Plant Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Plant Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 54 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Plant Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Plant Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 29 salaries. A Plant Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 12 salaries.

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Key Stats for Plant Technician

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Plant Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲17%

Late-Career
▲14%

National Average
$46,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 18%
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