An Experienced Production Operator earns an average wage of AU$25.57 per hour.

AU$58,596 - AU$160,534
AU$59K
AU$100K
AU$160K
MEDIAN: AU$99,612
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.01 - AU$42.06
AU$20
AU$26
AU$42
MEDIAN: AU$25.57
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$160K
Salary AU$58,596 - AU$160,534
Bonus AU$9,743
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$43,932 - AU$139,187
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 7 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 33
Hourly Data AU$0AU$56
Hourly Rate AU$20.01 - AU$42.06
Overtime AU$46.53
Annual Data AU$0AU$139K
Bonus AU$9,743
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$43,932 - AU$139,187
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 7 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

Job Description for Production Operator

Production operators monitor equipment during operations. Attention to detail while monitoring gauges and lines is required. The ability to troubleshoot and maintain production line machinery typically is preferred. Operators generally are responsible for accurately and completely documenting production activities in a timely manner. Auxiliary tasks may include housekeeping, inspections, safety walkthroughs, organization, and transport. Responsibilities may include direct handling of products including during production, specification checks, and packaging.

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Production Operator Tasks

  • Simultaneously operate multiple pieces of equipment to produce products efficiently.
  • Monitor gauges or other indicators to assess progress, production, and maintenance needs.
  • Inspect and quality check products, and verify accuracy.
  • Interpret specifications and calibrate machines to reach goals.

Production Operator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$78,671

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

Key Stats for Production Operator

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 24%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 72%