Production Manager, Manufacturing Salary

A Production Manager, Manufacturing earns an average salary of $67,157 per year. A skill in Lean Manufacturing is associated with high pay for this job.

$45,855 - $98,160
$46K
$68K
$98K
MEDIAN: $68,294
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$13.93 - $28.56
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MEDIAN: $19.61
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$0$101K
Salary $45,855 - $98,160
Bonus $100 - $11,978
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,081
Commission $0.00 - $18,001
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,264 - $101,207
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,828
Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $13.93 - $28.56
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $20.63 - $42.63
Annual Data $0$101K
Bonus $100 - $11,978
Commission $0.00 - $18,001
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,081
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,264 - $101,207
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 670

Job Description for Production Manager, Manufacturing

Production managers in the manufacturing field are mainly responsible for overseeing the operations of a given manufacturing plant. Since they serve a managerial role, they are also responsible for scheduling employees and managing the work load and projects. Production managers must supervise and plan, but must be ready to demonstrate their trade for their employees through training, so they generally should be physically fit and in some cases, able to lift heavy loads or operate different types of machinery.

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Production Manager, Manufacturing Tasks

  • Oversee day-to-day production schedules, operational and plant activities.
  • Review engineering recommended process changes to ensure process is appropriate with operating goals.
  • Coordinate maintenance and repair of machines to avoid downtime and delays, ensure production process and machinery are in compliance with customer specifications and professional and safety standards.
  • Monitor budget and utilize operational resources, participate in safety program development.
  • Manage the selection, training and development of production staff.

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Pay by Experience Level for Production Manager, Manufacturing

Pay by Experience for a Production Manager, Manufacturing has a positive trend. An entry-level Production Manager, Manufacturing with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 1,524 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Production Manager, Manufacturing with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 1,422 salaries. An experienced Production Manager, Manufacturing which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 1,602 salaries. A Production Manager, Manufacturing with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 904 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $66,778

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Production Manager, Manufacturing Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Production Manager, Manufacturing?

Production Manager, Manufacturing in Fall River:
"Life in Production."
Pros: Developing And implementing tailored systems and structure to facilitate long term growth and stability to the company.
Cons: Lack of organization and disjointed communications.

Production Manager, Manufacturing in Seattle:
"Industrial Growth."
Pros: Ownership is caring, competitive, smart, flexible.
Cons: Feeling like flaws are not addressed well enough, so they scale up as the company grows.

Production Manager, Manufacturing in Sarasota:
"I like it."
Pros: My boss, my coworkers, the mission of the business, and the product.
Cons: Long hours, work weekends, late nights at work.

Production Manager, Manufacturing in Corona:
"Adaptability."
Pros: Starting out this job I had no experience whatsoever on managing, scheduling, nor training employees. Through the opportunities given to me I have been able to adapt and grow within the company leading them to be a profitable company. I hope to continue to grow by obtaining various degrees and certifications related to the field.
Cons: I don't like the fact that being a small company we do not yet have many structured processes. We are are having to write them as we go but at times it can be overwhelming and a mentor would be useful at times. A plant manager was brought on but he has contributed little to nothing to our daily processes and I am still having to figure stuff out myself.

Production Manager, Manufacturing in Los Angeles:
"Is a good experience."
Pros: I work in a very fast paste environment.
Cons: My pay.

Production Manager, Manufacturing in Longview:
"Babysitter."
Pros: Solving problems, and coaching my team.
Cons: Bored.

Production Manager, Manufacturing in Walla Walla:
"Constant Problem Solving."
Pros: I like getting projects completed and helping to make my workplace more organized.
Cons: I'm completely overworked and there is not enough time in a day to do it all. The majority of employees are unprofessional and have terrible work ethic. It's a constant battle with the culture and mindset to keep things going.

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Key Stats for Production Manager, Manufacturing

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 890 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Production Manager, Manufacturing Salaries

▲12%

▲6%

National Average
$67,000

▼2%

▼17%

Skills That Affect Production Manager, Manufacturing Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 890 votes.

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 19%