Average Experienced Plant Manager, Manufacturing with Budget Management Skills Salary

$103,754
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$11,809
Bonus
$4,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Plant Manager, Manufacturing with Budget Management skills is $103,754.
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$70k
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$104k
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$145k
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MEDIAN $103,754
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Salary
$70k - $145k
Bonus
$2k - $30k
Profit Sharing
$98 - $20k
Total Pay
$71k - $163k

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

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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 129 salaries. A mid-career Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,128 based on 175 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $109,168.
Employees with Plant Manager, Manufacturing in their job title in Detroit, Michigan earn an average of 29.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (22.9% more) and Chicago, Illinois (18.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (21.9% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 686 survey responses.
Early Career
18.8%
Mid Career
25.5%
Late Career
55.7%