Average Mid-Career Plant Manager, Manufacturing Salary in Houston, Texas

$96,310
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$12,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Houston, Texas is $96,310.
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$57k
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$96k
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$136k
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MEDIAN $96,310
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Salary
$57k - $136k
Bonus
$5k - $29k
Total Pay
$60k - $153k

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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.

Career Paths

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Plant Manager, Manufacturing
Operations Manager
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 Lean Manufacturing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include People Management, Leadership, Production Management and Operations 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 $84,248 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $121,021 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $121,764.
Employees with Plant Manager, Manufacturing in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 6.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Detroit, Michigan (3.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (25.3% less), Nashville, Tennessee (25.1% less) and Cleveland, Ohio (16.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 72 survey responses.
Early Career
13.9%
Experienced
43.1%
Late Career
43.1%