Production Analyst Salary

Pay for Production Analysts in the United States sits in the ballpark of $53K annually. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 58 percent. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,760 - $75,899
$40K
$53K
$76K
MEDIAN: $53,256
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$13.04 - $30.54
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MEDIAN: $17.67
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$39,760 - $75,899  
   
Bonus
$978 - $14,740  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Commission
$7,500  
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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$34,978 - $76,061  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 136
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$13.04 - $30.54  
   
Overtime
$20.58 - $58.09  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$978 - $14,740  
   
Commission
$7,500  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$34,978 - $76,061  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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Job Description for Production Analyst

A production analyst helps plan and execute efficient production flow for their company's goods, data or information. The analyst works to design scheduling and staffing models that provide the best optimization of labor cost and production volume and efficiency. They ensure that proper quality assurance is provided for any products or data produced by the company as well. Finally, the production analyst works to identify and correct any equipment failures, hardware problems or data storage difficulties that may result in product defects or useless data.

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Production Analyst Tasks

  • Monitor production processes and computer programs to ensure they run reliably and accurately.
  • Suggest updates in technology or equipment replacements to make production more efficient.
  • Oversee the resolution of system problems when they occur.

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Popular Skills for Production Analyst


Survey results show that Production Analysts use a fair number of skills. Most notably, skills in Loan Underwriting, SQL, Data Analysis, and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 12 percent and 19 percent. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Microsoft Access. It is often found that people who know Microsoft Excel are also skilled in Data Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Production Analyst

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


For many Production Analysts, more experience generally translates to higher pay. Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $48K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $60K. For Production Analysts, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $62K. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $78K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,499

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Seattle offers some of the highest pay in the country for Production Analysts, 41 percent above the national average. Production Analysts will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+29 percent) and Tulsa (+3 percent). Oklahoma City is the lowest-paying area, 20 percent south of the national average.

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Key Stats for Production Analyst

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Production Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
▲55%

▲22%

▲19%

National Average
$50,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Production Analyst Salaries

Loan Underwriting
▲19%

SQL
▲16%

Data Analysis
▲12%

National Average
$50,000



Microsoft Access
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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