Average Plant Manager, Manufacturing Salary in Indianapolis, Indiana

$99,193
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,250
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The average salary for a Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Indianapolis, Indiana is $99,193.
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$58k
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$99k
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$140k
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MEDIAN $99,193
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Salary
$58k - $140k
Bonus
$2k - $24k
Total Pay
$52k - $146k

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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
General / Operations Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Plant Manager, Manufacturing

Skills in Lean Manufacturing and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Production Management, Operations Management and Leadership.

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 $100,552 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $97,906.
Employees with Plant Manager, Manufacturing in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 10.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (3.8% more) and Detroit, Michigan (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (11.4% less), Chicago, Illinois (8.8% less) and Cleveland, Ohio (6.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Experienced
34.2%
Late Career
65.8%