Senior Manufacturing Technician Salary

The average Senior Manufacturing Technician in the United States earns approximately $24.85 per hour. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a large number earn dental coverage. The vast majority (83 percent) of Senior Manufacturing Technicians who answered the questionnaire are male. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$39,656 - $82,414
$40K
$54K
$82K
MEDIAN: $54,478
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50%
90%

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$18.40 - $34.00
$18
$25
$34
MEDIAN: $24.85
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$39,656 - $82,414  
   
Bonus
$979 - $5,872  
Profit Sharing
$1,425  
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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$40,919 - $76,890  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$18.40 - $34.00  
   
Overtime
$25.09 - $48.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$979 - $5,872  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,425  
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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$40,919 - $76,890  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 72

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Job Description for Senior Manufacturing Technician

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

Common Career Paths for Senior Manufacturing Technician


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Senior Manufacturing Technicians who go on to become Manufacturing Production Supervisors may see somewhat stagnant compensation. On average, a Manufacturing Production Supervisor, an upper-level role, pays $51K.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Manufacturing Technician

Pay by Experience for a Senior Manufacturing Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Manufacturing Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Manufacturing Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Senior Manufacturing Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 37 salaries. A Senior Manufacturing Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 25 salaries.

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Key Stats for Senior Manufacturing Technician

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Senior Manufacturing Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲9%

Late-Career
▲5%

National Average
$56,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼11%

Skills That Affect Senior Manufacturing Technician Salaries

Manufacturing Process Engineering
▲12%

National Average
$56,000

Welding
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
no benefits
None: 6%
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