Average Factory Worker Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for a Factory Worker is $14.95

Hourly Rate
$11 - $22
$147 - $2k
Profit Sharing
$194 - $3k
Total Pay
$23k - $47k
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What Do Factory Workers Do?

Factory Worker Tasks
  • Load raw materials onto production lines.
  • Inspect finished products for defects.
  • Perform assembly and sub-assembly operations.
  • Operate hand held equipment.
  • Use pallet jacks to transport raw materials.
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How do Factory Workers Rate Their Jobs?

3.2 out of 5
Based on 76 responses, the job of Factory Worker has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.24 out of 5. On average, Factory Workers are satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Factory Workers

What is the highest pay for Factory Workers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Factory Worker is $21.84 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Factory Workers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Factory Worker is $10.87 / hour

How can Factory Workers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Factory Worker is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Factory Worker that oversees more junior Factory Workers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.