The average salary for a Plant Manager, Manufacturing with Budget Management skills is $98,860.
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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
Popular Employer Salaries for Plant Manager, Manufacturing
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Popular Skills for Plant Manager, Manufacturing
Skills that pay less than market rate include Lean Manufacturing, People Management, Production Management, Operations Management and Leadership.
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 $79,335 based on 181 salaries. A mid-career Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,128 based on 271 salaries. An experienced Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,754 based on 431 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $109,168.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Plant Manager, Manufacturing in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 23.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Columbus, Ohio (8.3% more) and Chicago, Illinois (7.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (12.5% less) and Salt Lake City, Utah (5.3% less).
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