The average salary for a Production Manager, Manufacturing with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills in Adelaide, South Australia is AU$76,987.
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Job Description for Production Manager, Manufacturing
Production managers in the manufacturing field are mainly responsible for overseeing the operations of a given manufacturing plant. Since they serve a managerial role, they are also responsible for scheduling employees and managing the work load and projects. Production managers must supervise and plan, but must be ready to demonstrate their trade for their employees through training, so they generally should be physically fit and in some cases, able to lift heavy loads or operate different type…Read more
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Popular Skills for Production Manager, Manufacturing
Skills in People Management and Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management and Production Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Production Manager, Manufacturing
A mid-career Production Manager, Manufacturing with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$75,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Production Manager, Manufacturing with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$84,720 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$85,953.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Production Manager, Manufacturing in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 8.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Newcastle, New South Wales (2.0% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (0.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (6.8% less) and Gold Coast, Queensland (5.9% less).
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