Entry-Level Manufacturing Technician Salary

The average Entry-Level Manufacturing Technician can expect to rake in roughly $17.11 per hour. Final cash compensation to Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians varies from around $28K to approximately $55K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $4K and $5K, respectively. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The vast majority of Entry-Level Manufacturing Technicians (83 percent) who took the survey are men. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$30,639 - $61,042
$31K
$44K
$61K
MEDIAN: $44,298
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$12.91 - $23.59
$13
$17
$24
MEDIAN: $17.47
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$0$61K
Salary $30,639 - $61,042
Bonus $0.00 - $4,438
Profit Sharing $2.86 - $3,652
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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$28,646 - $55,374
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 84
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $12.91 - $23.59
Overtime $19.17 - $36.14
Annual Data $0$55K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,438
Profit Sharing $2.86 - $3,652
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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$28,646 - $55,374
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 338

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Manufacturing Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Manufacturing Technician in Lakeville:
"There's always more room on your plate."
The company's willingness to bring me in to other areas that need support or work done is broad, but their willingness to bring me on board as an official Team Member has yet to happen.

Manufacturing Technician in Marion:
Learn everything you can about new technology.

Key Stats for Manufacturing Technician

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
15%

Skills That Affect Manufacturing Technician Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲5%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▲5%

Troubleshooting
▲5%

Biotechnology
▲2%

National Average
$40,000

Machine Operation
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 15%