Average Director of Plant Operations Salary

$72,994
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,943
Bonus
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Director of Plant Operations is $72,994.
10%
$50k
MEDIAN
$73k
90%
$107k
Salary
$50k - $107k
Bonus
$2k - $15k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $8k
Total Pay
$47k - $109k
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Job Description for Director of Plant Operations

Director of Plant Operations Tasks
  • Responsible for the overall state of operations and manufacturing of the product(s) or service(s) for a company.
  • Comply with all federal, state and local regulations.
  • Manage financial aspects of operations including creating and monitoring annual budgets.
  • Plan, organize and implement projects related operations.
  • Maintain all property, equipment, utilities, processes and personnel related to the operations or manufacturing of the product(s) or service(s).

Job Satisfaction for Director of Plant Operations

4.1 out of 5
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The top respondents for the job title Director of Plant Operations are from the companies Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital, Sioux Falls Surgical Center and Universal Health Services, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital where the average pay is $78,987. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Heritage Community Of Kalamazoo, earning around $70,530. Universal Health Services, Inc. pays the lowest at around $60,741. Sioux Falls Surgical Center also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $70,108.

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Popular Skills for Director of Plant Operations

Skills in Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Facilities Management, Plant Maintenance, Safety Compliance and Facility Maintenance & Coordination.

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Plant Operations

An early career Director of Plant Operations with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $64,336 based on 61 salaries. A mid-career Director of Plant Operations with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,916 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Director of Plant Operations with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,607 based on 123 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $83,620.
Employees with Director of Plant Operations in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 12.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (6.4% more) and Houston, Texas (6.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (17.8% less), Kalamazoo, Michigan (3.4% less) and Sioux Falls, South Dakota (3.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 344 survey responses.
Early Career
17.7%
Mid Career
18.3%
Experienced
35.8%
Late Career
28.2%