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Production Coordinator, Manufacturing Salary

Median pay for Manufacturing Production Coordinators in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $46K per year. Overall cash earnings for Manufacturing Production Coordinators stretch from $30K on the lower end to $65K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $6K from bonuses and $4K from profit sharing. Geography and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. A large number enjoy medical while more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to approximately half. Women make up a slight majority of Manufacturing Production Coordinators (56 percent) survey respondents. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$33,919 - $68,528
(Median)
$34K
$46K
$69K
MEDIAN: $46,481
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$12.38 - $23.00
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$12
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $16.00
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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$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$33,919 - $68,528  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,518  
Profit Sharing
$204.26 - $3,973  
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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$29,826 - $64,835  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 729
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$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.38 - $23.00  
   
Overtime
$17.87 - $35.43  
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$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,518  
   
Profit Sharing
$204.26 - $3,973  
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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$29,826 - $64,835  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 512

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Job Description for Production Coordinator, Manufacturing

Production coordinators ensure that the production department meets its quality assurance and scheduling goals by planning, scheduling, executing, and directing production activities. Businesses look to production coordinators to develop cost-effective measures and to develop exceptional business practices. They may oversees one area of manufacturing or an entire manufacturing facility.

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Production Coordinator, Manufacturing Tasks

  • Develop and distribute production schedules and work orders to departments.
  • Review documents such as production schedules, work orders, and staffing tables to determine personnel and materials requirements, and material priorities.

Common Career Paths for Production Coordinator, Manufacturing


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Many Manufacturing Production Coordinators move into a Manufacturing Production Manager role, and folks who currently hold that position report a much higher median income of $62K per year. Manufacturing Production Coordinators typically move into roles as Print Production Managers or Manufacturing Production Planners, and those positions pay $7K more and $6K more, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Production Coordinator, Manufacturing


Survey results imply that Manufacturing Production Coordinators put a diverse skill set to use. Most notably, skills in Customer Service, Project Management, Production Management, and Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 13 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Inventory Management, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office. Most people who know Microsoft Excel also know Scheduling and Production Management. Those proficient in Microsoft Office are, more often than not, also skilled in Production Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Production Coordinator, Manufacturing

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


For Manufacturing Production Coordinators, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $40K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $47K on average — a distinctly larger sum. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $50K. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income no higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location


With a pay rate for Manufacturing Production Coordinators that is 43 percent greater than the national average, Philadelphia offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Manufacturing Production Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in New York (+13 percent) and Atlanta (+8 percent). Falling short of the national average by 14 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Las Vegas. Below-median salaries also turn up in Chicago and Grand Rapids (12 percent lower and 11 percent lower, respectively).

Production Coordinator, Manufacturing Reviews

What is it like working as a Production Coordinator, Manufacturing?

Production Coordinator, Manufacturing in Angola:
"Keeps you on your toes."
Pros: I love my job, it's fast paced, gotta use logic and puzzle you way into the right solution.
Cons: You have to keep up on others aeound and something g that should be cut and dry needs alot of double checking.

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Experience Affects Production Coordinator, Manufacturing Salaries




National Average
$43,000


Skills That Affect Production Coordinator, Manufacturing Salaries

Customer Service
up arrow 13%


Production Management
up arrow 4%

Scheduling
0%

National Average
$43,000

Production Support
up arrow 1%

Product Development
up arrow 1%

Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Inventory Management
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 249 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 14%
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