Machine Shop Manager Salary

A Machine Shop Manager earns an average salary of $65,846 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
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$45,544 - $93,699
$46K
$66K
$94K
MEDIAN: $65,685
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50%
90%

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$14.73 - $32.49
$15
$23
$32
MEDIAN: $23.33
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$0$93K
Salary $45,544 - $93,699
Bonus $0.00 - $11,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,787
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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$39,729 - $92,760
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 177
Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $14.73 - $32.49
Overtime $24.44 - $47.49
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $0.00 - $11,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,787
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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$39,729 - $92,760
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 128

Job Description for Machine Shop Manager

A machine shop manager is a skilled tradesperson who oversees manufacturing processes for companies such as steel mills, metal processors, and automotive, aerospace, and shipbuilding businesses. They need to read and understand mechanical drawings and blueprints, as well as meet with other department heads to ensure that a company's productivity goals are met. Additionally, machine shop managers are expected to understand and implement company policies, including quality control and safety plans. They motivate, teach, and schedule subordinates to meet company processing and manufacturing goals. As such, they should posses strong interpersonal and leadership skills. They are generally expected to write and submit evaluations of subordinates, as well as issue rewards and discipline. If an injury takes place, a machine job manager must write a report and file it through the proper channels.

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Machine Shop Manager Tasks

  • Supervise and coordinate activity in a machine shop, and make sure operations are carried out efficiently and safely.
  • Train employees in the proper use of equipment, enforce safety regulations, assign tasks, and oversee employees' work.
  • Interpret blueprints and develop plans for how to complete a project.
  • Upgrade and maintain machinery, order parts, and ensure repair records are kept up to date.

Machine Shop Manager Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Machine Shop Manager

Pay by Experience for a Machine Shop Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Machine Shop Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 64 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Machine Shop Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Machine Shop Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 112 salaries. A Machine Shop Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 116 salaries.

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Key Stats for Machine Shop Manager

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
39%

Experience Affects Machine Shop Manager Salaries

▲16%

▲2%

National Average
$61,000

▼11%

▼20%

Skills That Affect Machine Shop Manager Salaries

CNC Process Engineering
▲7%

Project Management
▲6%

▲5%


Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▲3%


National Average
$61,000

Operations Management
▼2%

Job Scheduling
▼3%

CAD/CAM
▼11%

Precision Machining
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
39%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 23%