The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Production Foreman with Troubleshooting skills is $19.19.
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$600 - $9,123
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Job Description for Production Foreman
A production foreman is responsible for planning, directing and coordinating activities in a manufacturing or industrial plant environment. They must manage their own time - and that of others - to ensure that quotas and other requirements are met; they are also responsible for motivating, developing, and leading associates and subordinates. Excellent production knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques are expected in this position; using th…Read more
Production Foreman Tasks
- Evaluate and optimize production, diagnosing problems and surveillance.
- Oversee on site field operations including installation, operation and maintenance of production facilities.
- Maintenance and enhancement of existing properties.
- Train employees, plan, assign and direct work.
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Popular Skills for Production Foreman
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Skills in People Management, Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Production Management and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Production Support.
Pay by Experience Level for Production Foreman
An early career Production Foreman with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.09 based on 85 salaries. An experienced Production Foreman with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.02 based on 86 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
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