Entry-Level Production Technician Salary

Entry-Level Production Technicians can expect wages of $15.30 per hour on average. In the world of Entry-Level Production Technicians, overall income ranges from $25K near the bottom to $54K at the top; this can include more than $5K from bonuses and more than $4K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Most Entry-Level Production Technicians report high levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, just over a fifth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a fair number and dental insurance is reported by more than half. Most Entry-Level Production Technicians survey respondents are men (77 percent). The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$27,064 - $59,278
$27K
$41K
$59K
MEDIAN: $41,230
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$11.25 - $22.15
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$15
$22
MEDIAN: $15.30
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$0$59K
Salary $27,064 - $59,278
Bonus $0.00 - $4,822
Profit Sharing $77.57 - $4,122
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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$24,800 - $53,781
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 76
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $11.25 - $22.15
Hourly Tips $0.30
Overtime $15.78 - $35.85
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,822
Profit Sharing $77.57 - $4,122
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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$24,800 - $53,781
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 449

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Key Stats for Production Technician

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Production Technician Salaries

Troubleshooting
▲20%

Safety Compliance
▲5%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▲2%

Training
▲2%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲2%

National Average
$35,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 22%
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