The average salary for a Production Controller is AU$64,024 per year. Experience does not have a big impact on this job’s pay.

AU$47,575 - AU$111,504
AU$48K
AU$64K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$64,024
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50%
90%
AU$23.49 - AU$33.13
AU$23
AU$27
AU$33
MEDIAN: AU$27.34
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$111K
Salary AU$47,575 - AU$111,504
Bonus AU$1,500 - AU$32,500
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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AU$49,413 - AU$103,909
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 47
Hourly Data AU$0AU$40
Hourly Rate AU$23.49 - AU$33.13
Overtime AU$37.02
Annual Data AU$0AU$103K
Bonus AU$1,500 - AU$32,500
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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AU$49,413 - AU$103,909
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Production Controller

A production controller works to ensure smooth and efficient processes for their organization's activities. They maintain close contact with maintenance personnel to ensure that relevant machinery remains in service and has a maximum uptime. They also work with managers to determine staffing levels to ensure maximum production within budgetary constraints. The production controller schedules when specific tasks are performed in the production cycle. They also maintain close contact with inventory managers to schedule deliveries and pickups of materials and products, making sure the delivery process does not interfere with other operations.

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Production Controller Tasks

  • Schedule delivery and production usage of materials for optimal production.
  • Visit and evaluate suppliers for quality, timeliness, procedures, and fit to goals.
  • Monitor and track materials flow to identify bottlenecks and characterize usage.
  • Identify, resolve, and forecast problems and potential solutions to inventory and quality.

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Pay by Experience Level for Production Controller

Pay by Experience for a Production Controller has a positive trend. An entry-level Production Controller with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 26 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Production Controller with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$63,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Production Controller which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$66,000 based on 26 salaries. A Production Controller with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$65,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$63,448

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Production Controller

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Production Controller Salaries

▲3%

▲3%

National Average
AU$63,000

▼1%

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 93%