Average Production Operator Hourly Pay at Georgia-Pacific Corporation

Avg. Hourly Rate
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a Production Operator at Georgia-Pacific Corporation is $16.82.
MEDIAN $16.82
Is Production Operator your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
Enter city & years of experience
Add pay factors like skills & education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$14 - $24
$0 - $875
Total Pay
$31,472 - $64,048

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

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 3M Company, Eli Lilly and Company and Pfizer, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at International Paper Co where the average pay is $21.32. 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. Tyson Foods, Inc. pays the lowest at around $13.14. Quad/Graphics Inc and Pfizer, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $16.52 and $16.73, respectively.

Production Operator Job Listings

Popular Skills for Production Operator

Skills in Troubleshooting and Equipment Maintenance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Machine Operation.

Pay by Experience Level for Production Operator

An early career Production Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.42 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15 survey responses.
Early Career
Late Career