$88,714
Avg. Salary
$20.18
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$9,905

Bonus

$3,983

Profit Sharing

$8,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Plant Manager, Manufacturing is $20.18 per hour.

The average pay for a Plant Manager, Manufacturing is $88,714 per year.

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MEDIAN $88,714
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$0$150K
Salary $55,345 - $136,132
Bonus $1,214 - $25,749
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $15,638
Commission $197 - $27,369
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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$52,246 - $150,207
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5,554
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $14.78 - $31.31
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $18.42 - $40.34
Annual Data $0$150K
Bonus $1,214 - $25,749
Commission $197 - $27,369
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $15,638
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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$52,246 - $150,207
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 390

Job Description

Manufacturing plant managers combine oversight of day-to-day manufacturing operations with "birds-eye" analysis of efficiency and productivity. Manufacturing plant managers also ensure safety policies are enforced stringently and set identifiable goals and objectives for staff. While face-to-face interactions are an essential part of the position, a crucial component of the job is communicating with upper management on trends on plant performance, forecasts for future performances, and other issues.

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Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Plant Manager, Manufacturing has a positive trend. An entry-level Plant Manager, Manufacturing with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 708 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Plant Manager, Manufacturing with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 790 salaries. An experienced Plant Manager, Manufacturing which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 1,291 salaries. A Plant Manager, Manufacturing with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 1,062 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $90,971

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Job Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Plant Manager, Manufacturing?

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Chesterfield:
Pros: The freedom to decide when tasks will be completed.
Cons: The pay could be better and the upper managment could take our advice more often.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Pontiac:
"Work Hard Stay on Task."
Work hard and stay on task. Don't let distractions get in the way of what matters - managing people and getting product out the door on time and as expected.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Akron:
"Hard Working."
Pros: The fact of the industry I am in has unbelievable growth so sky's the limit as far as the company grow. The people at work for a tremendously family oriented which makes it great for a person like myself who has 4 kids. The owners of the company and the district manager above me is extremely helpful when it comes to the learning curve process on what it's going to take to succeed in this industry.
Cons: Home that there is no extra bonuses or profit sharing in the company it is extremely hard to get an evaluation or a raise in salary.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Twinsburg:
"Always think customer needs first."
Don't be afraid to get your hands dirty. It's gains respect from the people on the floor.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Ligonier:
Pros: The Challenge of business optimization.
Cons: Emotional leadership.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Santa Rosa:
"I wish I knew more about supply chain strategies."
Department assessment before you make any changes.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Colorado Springs:
"Great, Everyday Is Something New."
Pros: I love that I go to the same place everyday and yet everyday is always something new.
Cons: The pay.

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Gender

Female
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Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

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based on 996 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
36%

How Experience Affects Salaries

▲10%

▲7%

National Average
$91,000

▼9%

▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 996 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 14%