Production Manager, Manufacturing in Chicago, Illinois Salary

With just under two-thirds of Manufacturing Production Managers in Chicago, Ill. reporting more than 10 years of experience in the field, this area is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Pay ranges from $50K to $115K per year and averages out to $81K per year. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction for Chicago Manufacturing Production Managers is high. Men account for the majority of Manufacturing Production Managers in Chicago who responded to the questionnaire — 85 percent to be exact. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$51,008 - $110,730
$51K
$81K
$110K
MEDIAN: $81,338
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$17.69 - $28.49
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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Bonus
$983 - $15,000  
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$49,643 - $115,402  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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$25.00  
   
Overtime
$21.00  
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$983 - $15,000  
   
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$49,643 - $115,402  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Production Manager, Manufacturing

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


For many Chicago Manufacturing Production Managers, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. The average beginner in this position makes around $66K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $78K. Manufacturing Production Managers in Chicago claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $86K. Chicago Manufacturing Production Managers who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $92K on average.

Key Stats for Production Manager, Manufacturing

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Production Manager, Manufacturing Salaries

▲10%

▲3%

National Average
$84,000

Mid-Career
▼7%

Entry-Level
▼21%

Skills That Affect Production Manager, Manufacturing Salaries

Project Management
▲12%

Microsoft Office
▲3%

Lean Manufacturing
▲2%

Operations Management
▲2%

People Management
▲1%

National Average
$84,000


▼1%

Scheduling
▼9%

Manufacturing Process Engineering
▼10%

Process Improvement
▼22%

Machine Operation
▼24%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼28%

Job Scheduling
▼29%

Production Support
▼52%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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