Assembly Line Worker, Factory Salary

Factory Assembly Line Workers in the United States pull down an average of $12.83 per hour. With some bonuses approaching $5K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $6K, overall incomes of Factory Assembly Line Workers spread between $20K and $47K depending on individual performance. While experience level and the individual firm impact pay for this group, residence is the most influential factor. Men account for the majority of Factory Assembly Line Workers who responded to the questionnaire — 66 percent to be exact. Nearly one-fourth of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a fair number report medical coverage and the larger part claim dental coverage as well. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
Read More
$19,459 - $61,181
$19K
$36K
$61K
MEDIAN: $36,259
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.52 - $19.58
$9
$13
$20
MEDIAN: $12.85
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$61K
Salary $19,459 - $61,181
Bonus $204.26 - $5,158
Profit Sharing $293.61 - $10,213
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).
)
$20,320 - $47,767
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $9.52 - $19.58
Overtime $12.29 - $29.45
Annual Data $0$47K
Bonus $204.26 - $5,158
Profit Sharing $293.61 - $10,213
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).
)
$20,320 - $47,767
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 852

Job Description for Assembly Line Worker, Factory

Factory assembly line workers help in the production of mass-produced items. The hours may vary in this role, but workers can expect to work eight-hour days with unpaid lunch and rest breaks provided. Workers must have a keen attention to detail and the ability to focus on assembly accuracy for the duration of their shifts. They also must be able to stand for long periods of time, as the work requires active monitoring of the production process.

Read More...

Assembly Line Worker, Factory Tasks

  • Fit, align, and assemble parts according to established procedures, blueprints, or schematics.

Common Career Paths for Assembly Line Worker, Factory


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px


Factory Assembly Line Workers may experience a large salary bump if they progress into a role such as Registered Nurse. The latter position pays an average of $56K annually. The most common promotion for Factory Assembly Line Workers is a Certified Nurse Assistant position, which usually brings in $23K a year. Another standard transition for Factory Assembly Line Workers seeking advancement is to assume a Licensed Practical Nurse role, where pay is often $38K.

Assembly Line Worker, Factory Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Assembly Line Worker, Factory


Pay by Experience Level for Assembly Line Worker, Factory

Pay by Experience for an Assembly Line Worker, Factory has a positive trend. An entry-level Assembly Line Worker, Factory with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 601 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Assembly Line Worker, Factory with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 162 salaries. An experienced Assembly Line Worker, Factory which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 143 salaries. An Assembly Line Worker, Factory with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 49 salaries.

Assembly Line Worker, Factory Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Assembly Line Worker, Factory?

Assembly Line Worker, Factory in Berne:
"No flexibility, extremely hot, extremely stressful."
Pros: It pays well.
Cons: No flexibility.

Assembly Line Worker, Factory in Carrollton:
"Not a people person, factory is definitely for you."
Pros: The job itself and not having to deal with others.
Cons: Management.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Assembly Line Worker, Factory

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 140 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Assembly Line Worker, Factory Salaries

▲39%

▲9%

▲5%

National Average
$30,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Assembly Line Worker, Factory Salaries

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▲6%


▼0%

National Average
$30,000

Blueprints
▼9%

Assembly
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 140 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 25%