The average salary for a Plant Manager, Manufacturing with Operations Management skills in Chicago, Illinois is $90,608.
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Job Description for Plant Manager, Manufacturing
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 iss…Read more
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Popular Skills for Plant Manager, Manufacturing
Skills in Leadership, People Management, Budget Management and Lean Manufacturing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Production Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Plant Manager, Manufacturing
An experienced Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $94,435 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $91,015.
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Employees with Plant Manager, Manufacturing in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 32.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (24.1% more) and Cincinnati, Ohio (15.6% more).
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