A Production Planning Manager earns an average salary of AU$92,557 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

AU$62,441 - AU$141,908
AU$62K
AU$92K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$92,001
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$149K
Salary AU$62,441 - AU$141,908
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$25,532
Profit Sharing AU$5,000
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$61,331 - AU$149,439
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 44

Job Description for Production Planning Manager

Production planning managers are in charge of developing effective strategies to increase production efficiency and output. They are responsible for creating a better workflow that uses company resources more effectively. In addition, one of the production planning manger's main duties is to create new initiatives that boost product quality, reduce waste, and increase profit. Planning managers oversee all aspects all the production process and recommend changes as needed. They observe competitors' techniques to improve their company offerings. They also must maintain an accurate inventory of items produced, as well as ensure all company and industry standards and regulations are followed. Additionally, production planning managers share information about future production changes with other managers and follow strict safety rules.

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Production Planning Manager Tasks

  • Lead work planning process and sequencing, including ensuring adequate staffing and resources.
  • Advise management about taking on new business and capacity planning.
  • Analyze and optimize flow of goods throughout the organization, particularly backlog and shipping/receiving.
  • Collaborate across departments and analyze metrics to assess progress towards goals.

Production Planning Manager Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Production Planning Manager

Pay by Experience for a Production Planning Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Production Planning Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$75,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Production Planning Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$85,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Production Planning Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$103,000 based on 21 salaries. A Production Planning Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$120,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$91,909

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Key Stats for Production Planning Manager

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Production Planning Manager Salaries

▲31%

▲12%

National Average
AU$92,000

▼7%

▼19%

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 89%