Average Early-Career Plant Manager, Manufacturing Salary

$74,662
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,892
Bonus
$8,500
Commission
$4,837
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Early-Career Plant Manager, Manufacturing is $74,662.
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$49k
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MEDIAN $74,662
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Salary
$49k - $114k
Bonus
$979 - $19k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $15k
Commission
$5k - $18k
Total Pay
$45k - $121k

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Plant Manager, Manufacturing
Operations Manager
General / Operations Manager
Director of Operations
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Popular Skills for Plant Manager, Manufacturing

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

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 $68,503 based on 69 salaries. A mid-career Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,110 based on 968 salaries. An experienced Plant Manager, Manufacturing with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,055 based on 1,815 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $98,832.
Employees with Plant Manager, Manufacturing in their job title in Columbus, Ohio earn an average of 17.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (13.8% more) and Los Angeles, California (9.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Elkhart, Indiana (16.4% less), Phoenix, Arizona (6.2% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (3.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4,986 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.4%
Mid Career
19.4%
Experienced
36.4%
Late Career
42.8%