Average Production Controller Salary

$58,167
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,750
Bonus
$1,900
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Production Controller is $58,167.
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$41k
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$58k
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$84k
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MEDIAN $58,167
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Salary
$41k - $84k
Bonus
$497 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $6k
Total Pay
$33k - $78k

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Job Description for Production Controller

Production Controller Tasks
  • Schedule delivery and production usage of materials for optimal production.
  • Visit and evaluate suppliers for quality, timeliness, procedures, and fit to goals.
  • Monitor and track materials flow to identify bottlenecks and characterize usage.
  • Identify, resolve, and forecast problems and potential solutions to inventory and quality.

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Popular Skills for Production Controller

Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling, Materials Requirement Planning (MRP), Production Management, Inventory Control and Production Support.

Pay by Experience Level for Production Controller

An entry-level Production Controller with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,696 based on 63 salaries. An early career Production Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,458 based on 126 salaries. A mid-career Production Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,866 based on 91 salaries. An experienced Production Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,244 based on 71 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $69,943.
Employees with Production Controller in their job title in Atlanta, Georgia earn an average of 50.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (20.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (16.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Springfield, Virginia (22.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 383 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.4%
Early Career
32.9%
Mid Career
23.8%
Experienced
18.5%
Late Career
8.4%

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