The average salary for a Mid-Career Plant Manager, Manufacturing with People Management skills is $80,242.
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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, Production Management, Operations Management, Lean Manufacturing and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Plant Manager, Manufacturing
An entry-level Plant Manager, Manufacturing with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,364 based on 27 salaries. An early career Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,217 based on 264 salaries. An experienced Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,460 based on 465 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $98,133.
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Employees with Plant Manager, Manufacturing in their job title in Charlotte, North Carolina earn an average of 26.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Kansas City, Missouri (14.7% more) and Salt Lake City, Utah (12.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Greenville, South Carolina (4.1% less).
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