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Production Associate Salary

A Production Associate earns an average wage of $13.76 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$28,742 - $58,195
(Median)
$29K
$41K
$58K
MEDIAN: $40,825
10%
50%
90%

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$9.65 - $20.61
(Median)
$9
$14
$21
MEDIAN: $13.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$28,742 - $58,195  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,543  
Profit Sharing
$590 - $2,543  
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).
)
$22,357 - $52,424  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 157
National Hourly Rate 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$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.65 - $20.61  
   
Overtime
$13.37 - $31.00  
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$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,543  
   
Profit Sharing
$590 - $2,543  
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).
)
$22,357 - $52,424  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 257

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Job Description for Production Associate

  • Arrange material and goods, and set up the environment for packaging.
  • Identify problems with equipment and materials.
  • Pack products into shipping and delivery containers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Production Associate

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

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Experience Affects Production Associate Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Production Associate Salaries

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

Production Support
0%

National Average
$35,000

Video Editing
up arrow 1%

Assembler
up arrow 11%

Machine Operation
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 17%
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