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Production Superintendent Salary

The average salary for a Production Superintendent is $76,696 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Chemical Process Engineering and Safety Compliance.

$55,651 - $119,242
(Median)
$56K
$77K
$120K
MEDIAN: $76,695
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$18.12 - $47.23
(Median)
$18
$25
$47
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$55,651 - $119,242  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,873  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $9,845  
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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$56,716 - $127,112  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 449
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$18.12 - $47.23  
   
Overtime
$20.13 - $49.66  
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,873  
   
Profit Sharing
$500 - $9,845  
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).
)
$56,716 - $127,112  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Job Description for Production Superintendent

Production superintendent positions are found in a wide variety of industries, but they are most commonly found in companies that have production facilities. The basic role of the position is to oversee production and ensure that efficiency, quality control, safety, and other standards are being met at all times. This involves enforcing and establishing standards, policies, and protocols for common practices within the production process. Individuals in this position also report to management on production levels and optimization, and they must also have a thorough knowledge of safety standards and quality assurance practices to be successful in this position.

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Production Superintendent Tasks

  • Adjust schedules, obtain materials, maintain equipment, and improve product flow.
  • Track, analyze, forecast, and report on budgets and goals.
  • Oversee department operations and staffing to reach production deadlines.
  • Train and oversee staff, including in safety and regulatory compliance.

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What is it like working as a Production Superintendent?

Production Superintendent in Cincinnati:
"Working for CBP."
Pros: What is great about my job is that every day is different; there is never a dull moment! I also have a lot interaction with people.
Cons: CBP is a young company and has a lot of the distraction that come with new publicly traded companies. Our organization is very lean and lacks dept in many areas. This adds many additional responsibilities to personnel at all facets of our organization.

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Experience Affects Production Superintendent Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$78,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Skills That Affect Production Superintendent Salaries

Chemical Process Engineering
up arrow 41%

Safety Compliance
up arrow 12%


National Average
$78,000

Lean Manufacturing
up arrow 2%

Production Management
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 107 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 11%
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