AU$26.49
Avg. Hourly Rate
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An Experienced Production Operator earns an average wage of AU$25.57 per hour.

AU$57,764 - AU$150,000
AU$58K
AU$99K
AU$150K
MEDIAN: AU$99,357
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.68 - AU$42.51
AU$21
AU$26
AU$43
MEDIAN: AU$26.49
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$150K
Salary AU$57,764 - AU$150,000
Bonus AU$8,872
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$44,682 - AU$136,183
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data AU$0AU$58
Hourly Rate AU$20.68 - AU$42.51
Overtime AU$40.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$136K
Bonus AU$8,872
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$44,682 - AU$136,183
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

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$77,169

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

Key Stats for Production Operator

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 81%