Average Production Operator Hourly Pay at International Paper Co

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The average hourly pay for a Production Operator at International Paper Co is $21.32.
MEDIAN $21.32
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $34
Total Pay
$38,690 - $92,423

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Job Description for Production Operator

Production Operator Tasks
  • Simultaneously operate multiple pieces of equipment to produce products efficiently.
  • Monitor gauges or other indicators to assess progress, production, and maintenance needs.
  • Inspect and quality check products, and verify accuracy.
  • Interpret specifications and calibrate machines to reach goals.
The top respondents for the job title Production Operator are from the companies Georgia-Pacific Corporation, 3M Company and Eli Lilly and Company. Reported salaries are highest at Wood Group where the average pay is $21.63. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include 3M Company and Eli Lilly and Company, earning around $20.96 and $17.93, respectively. Ugn, Inc. pays the lowest at around $11.86. Tyson Foods, Inc. and Pfizer, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $13.14 and $16.73, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Production Operator

Skills in Machine Operation and Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Quality Assurance / Quality Control.