Average Plant Manager, Manufacturing Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$90,431
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$9,826
Bonus
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Chicago, Illinois is $90,431.
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$62k
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$90k
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$143k
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MEDIAN $90,431
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Salary
$62k - $143k
Bonus
$1k - $36k
Profit Sharing
$750 - $7k
Total Pay
$63k - $170k

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Job Description for Plant Manager, Manufacturing

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Plant Manager, Manufacturing. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
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 in Leadership and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include People Management, Operations Management and Production Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Plant Manager, Manufacturing

An early career Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $72,700 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,990 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,920 based on 38 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,459.
Employees with Plant Manager, Manufacturing in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 20.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (13.9% more) and Detroit, Michigan (12.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (2.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 108 survey responses.
Early Career
14.8%
Mid Career
19.4%
Experienced
35.2%
Late Career
30.6%