The average salary for a Production Supervisor with Problem Solving skills in Chicago, Illinois is $60,229.
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Job Description for Production Supervisor
Production supervisors can work in a number of different fields, but they are most commonly found in manufacturing and industrial facilities. In some cases they will supervise an entire plant; in other cases, they will manage a specific division with the plant facility. They are responsible for seeing that materials and supplies are stocked and that all the equipment is up to date, safe, and in proper working order. Most of the time, production supervisors will communicate directly with their wo…Read more
Production Supervisor Tasks
- Assist in hiring, training and reviewing performance of staff.
- Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards and customer requirements.
- Maintain day-to-day safety and quality, monitor and prioritize workflow and production schedules.
- Supervise staff and give direction in a manufacturing department.
- Ensure product is in compliance with customer standards and ensure fulfillment goals.
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Popular Skills for Production Supervisor
Skills in People Management, Team Leadership and Lean Manufacturing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Production Management and Leadership.
Pay by Experience Level for Production Supervisor
An early career Production Supervisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,581 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Production Supervisor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,698 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Production Supervisor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,615 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $65,000.
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Employees with Production Supervisor in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 9.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (2.5% more) and Houston, Texas (1.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (12.1% less), Atlanta, Georgia (11.0% less) and Indianapolis, Indiana (9.3% less).
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