Entry-Level Plant Manager, Manufacturing Salary

An Entry-Level Plant Manager, Manufacturing earns an average salary of $69,409 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Lean Manufacturing and Budget Management.

$47,678 - $107,488
$48K
$71K
$110K
MEDIAN: $71,439
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$13.04 - $25.85
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$17
$26
MEDIAN: $17.15
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$0$112K
Salary $47,678 - $107,488
Bonus $486.29 - $17,126
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $14,848
Commission $6,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,307 - $112,625
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 680
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $13.04 - $25.85
Overtime $13.50 - $37.50
Annual Data $0$112K
Bonus $486.29 - $17,126
Commission $6,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $14,848
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,307 - $112,625
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 89

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Plant Manager, Manufacturing Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Mount Vernon:
"Be passionate and dedicated."
Managing people will be the toughest thing you will ever do. Trust your people and treat them with respect. They will teach you more about how to do their jobs right than you will learn from a book. Don't be afraid to ask for advice from your peers. Never be afraid to fail or you will never grow in your position.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Mentor:
"Get more training sooner."
There is so much training available now. Much more than when I started my job years ago. Get all the training and learn as much as you can, as soon as you can. This is a job where people are needed, however many do not like this work because of the heat. It is a rewarding and warranted career.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Muskegon:
"Awareness."
When interviewing, pay close attention to the surroundings and the employees. Clean shop?, organized?, areas marked along with materials? Safety signs? Machinery old new? Used and abused? Do the employees look used and abused? Or happy?

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Bessemer:
"Demanding."
Make sure you discuss the responsibilities with your family how time consuming this position is. It takes me away from my family a lot. You can easily put in 60 to 70 hours a week which can cause you to miss out on a lot of your kids growing up time.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Brooklyn:
"Should Have Joined the Air Force."
Make sure Your compensation package is linked to the cost savings you provide the company.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Pontiac:
"Work Hard Stay on Task."
Work hard and stay on task. Don't let distractions get in the way of what matters - managing people and getting product out the door on time and as expected.

Plant Manager, Manufacturing in Twinsburg:
"Always think customer needs first."
Don't be afraid to get your hands dirty. It's gains respect from the people on the floor.

Key Stats for Plant Manager, Manufacturing

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 134 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
29%
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Skills That Affect Plant Manager, Manufacturing Salaries

Lean Manufacturing
▲13%

Budget Management
▲12%

Operations Management
▲2%

Process Improvement
▲2%

National Average
$71,000

Team Leadership
▼2%

Project Management
▼2%

Leadership
▼5%

Safety Compliance
▼5%

People Management
▼7%

Human Resources
▼7%

Production Management
▼9%

Scheduling
▼10%

Microsoft Excel
▼10%

Job Scheduling
▼12%

Plant Maintenance
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 134 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 18%
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