Average Early-Career Plant Manager, Manufacturing with Budget Management Skills Salary

$79,335
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,223
Bonus
$6,000
Commission
$4,854
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Early-Career Plant Manager, Manufacturing with Budget Management skills is $79,335.
10%
$53k
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$79k
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$119k
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MEDIAN $79,335
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United States (change)
Salary
$53k - $119k
Bonus
$912 - $20k
Profit Sharing
$766 - $20k
Commission
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$53k - $129k

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Job Description for Plant Manager, Manufacturing

Plant Manager, Manufacturing Tasks
  • Supervise and coordinate the activities of production facility, including maintenance, quality assurance, design, engineering and administration.
  • Interpret specifications, blueprints, job orders, and company policies and procedures for workers.
  • Plan and establish work schedules, assignments, and production sequences to meet production goals.
  • Confer with other supervisors to coordinate operations and activities between departments.
  • Direct and coordinate the activities of employees engaged in the production or processing of goods, such as inspectors, machine setters, and fabricators.

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Plant Manager, Manufacturing
Director of Operations
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Plant Manager, Manufacturing

Skills that pay less than market rate include Job Scheduling, People Management, Operations Management, Production Management and Leadership.

Pay by Experience Level for Plant Manager, Manufacturing

A mid-career Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $96,128 based on 175 salaries. An experienced Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,754 based on 359 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $109,168.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 916 survey responses.
Mid Career
19.1%
Experienced
39.2%
Late Career
41.7%