The average salary for a Production Manager, Manufacturing with Quality Assurance / Quality Control skills in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$71,762.
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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 Production Management, People Management, Operations Management, Project Management and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Production Manager, Manufacturing
An early career Production Manager, Manufacturing with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$55,107 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Production Manager, Manufacturing with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$70,986 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Production Manager, Manufacturing with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$80,899 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$98,264.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Production Manager, Manufacturing in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 16.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Newcastle, New South Wales (9.4% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (7.7% more).
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