Average Entry-Level Plant Superintendent with Operations Management Skills Salary

$77,419
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$9,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Plant Superintendent with Operations Management skills is $77,419.
10%
$52k
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$77k
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$108k
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MEDIAN $77,419
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Salary
$52k - $108k
Bonus
$3k - $18k
Total Pay
$52k - $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.

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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Pay by Experience Level for Plant Superintendent

An early career Plant Superintendent with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) 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. An experienced Plant Superintendent with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,702 based on 70 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 237 survey responses.
Early Career
16.0%
Mid Career
24.9%
Experienced
29.5%
Late Career
29.5%