Average Experienced Plant Superintendent with Operations Management Skills Salary

$82,702
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,120
Bonus
$4,400
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Plant Superintendent with Operations Management skills is $82,702.
10%
$56k
10%
$83k
50%
$113k
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MEDIAN $82,702
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Salary
$56k - $113k
Bonus
$1k - $16k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $15k
Total Pay
$56k - $121k

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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.

Career Paths

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

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Popular Skills for Plant Superintendent

Skills in People Management and Plant Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Safety Compliance and Production 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 $77,419 based on 5 salaries. An early career Plant Superintendent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,328 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Plant Superintendent with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,197 based on 59 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $81,821.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 172 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.9%
Early Career
22.1%
Mid Career
34.3%
Late Career
40.7%