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Senior Manufacturing Technician Salary

Senior Manufacturing Technicians in the United States take home an average $23.29 per hour. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Making up 78 percent of those who took the survey, male Senior Manufacturing Technicians greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Almost all receive medical and dental insurance and a fair number get vision insurance. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$42,568 - $73,701
(Median)
$43K
$59K
$74K
MEDIAN: $58,649
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$16.62 - $30.51
(Median)
$17
$23
$31
MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$42,568 - $73,701  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,130  
Profit Sharing
$375.00 - $2,600  
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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$36,786 - $73,905  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 62
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$16.62 - $30.51  
   
Overtime
$25.16 - $44.81  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,130  
   
Profit Sharing
$375.00 - $2,600  
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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$36,786 - $73,905  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 168

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Job Description for Senior Manufacturing Technician

  • Troubleshoot production or equipment problems.
  • Maintain supplies, prepare solutions, and sterilize workspace and equipment.
  • Assemble, install, operate, calibrate, and maintain equipment, adjusting for optimal performance.
  • Write standard operating procedures, maintenance logs, and debugging notes.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Manufacturing Technician

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


Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $47K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $51K on average. Senior Manufacturing Technicians bring in $57K after working for 10 to 20 years. People who have worked for 20 years or more actually report earning less than people who are in the middle of their careers; the veterans take home a mere $55K by contrast.

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Experience Affects Senior Manufacturing Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Late-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$53,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 5%