The average salary for an Assistant Production Manager is $50,955.
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Job Description for Assistant Production Manager
Assistant production managers are often responsible for monitoring supplies, creating purchase orders, monitoring and supervising daily production, updating production methods, and making sure the work areas are clean and free of debris. They generally work under a production manager and are expected to help ensure compliance with workplace and government-mandated safety standards. Some assistant production managers have authority over supervisors and are in charge of evaluating, supervising, an…Read more
Assistant Production Manager Tasks
- Schedule workers and arrange work flow for optimum efficiency and production.
- Monitor and troubleshoot production work.
- Develop and enforce standard operating procedures for production, and ensure safety and quality goals are met.
- Work with vendors to obtain materials and outsource jobs that cannot be done in-house.
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Popular Skills for Assistant Production Manager
Skills in Operations Management and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management, Scheduling and Production Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Production Manager
An entry-level Assistant Production Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,642 based on 16 salaries. An early career Assistant Production Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,806 based on 243 salaries. A mid-career Assistant Production Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,859 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Assistant Production Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,582 based on 95 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $63,783.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Assistant Production Manager in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 4.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (0.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (6.8% less), Columbus, Ohio (6.3% less) and Los Angeles, California (1.9% less).
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