Average Late-Career Plant Superintendent with Production Management Skills Salary

$82,942
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,000
Bonus
$4,936
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Late-Career Plant Superintendent with Production Management skills is $82,942.
10%
$64k
10%
$83k
50%
$117k
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MEDIAN $82,942
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Salary
$64k - $117k
Bonus
$2k - $11k
Profit Sharing
$710 - $15k
Total Pay
$60k - $120k

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Job Description for Plant Superintendent

Plant Superintendent Tasks
  • Oversee day-to-day manufacturing and processes of the plant.
  • Analyze data to pinpoint weaknesses in manufacturing and compile data reports.
  • Identify problems with manufacturing process and recommend improvements for optimum productivity.
  • Enforce all state and federal regulations in regards to plant operation and employee safety.
  • Manage all plant personnel under Plant Manager, acting as Plant Manager in absence.

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Plant Superintendent
Plant Manager, Manufacturing
Operations Manager
Facilities Director
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Plant Superintendent

Skills in Safety Compliance, People Management, Plant Maintenance and Lean Manufacturing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Operations Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Plant Superintendent

An entry-level Plant Superintendent with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $68,467 based on 5 salaries. An early career Plant Superintendent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,734 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Plant Superintendent with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,836 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Plant Superintendent with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,085 based on 63 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 142 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.5%
Early Career
16.9%
Mid Career
35.2%
Experienced
44.4%