Plant Technician Salary

The average pay for a Plant Technician is $18.16 per hour.

$33,935 - $79,892
(Median)
$34K
$52K
$80K
MEDIAN: $52,071
10%
50%
90%

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$13.52 - $28.30
(Median)
$14
$18
$28
MEDIAN: $18.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$33,935 - $79,892  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$29,343 - $68,642  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.52 - $28.30  
   
Overtime
$12.26 - $41.05  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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).
)
$29,343 - $68,642  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 104
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Job Description for Plant Technician

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Plant Technician

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

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Experience Affects Plant Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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