The average salary for a Production Supervisor with Machine Operation skills is $54,699.
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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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Production Supervisor
The top respondents for the job title Production Supervisor are from the companies Cintas Corporation, Tyson Foods, Inc. and Epson Portland, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Dart Container Corporation where the average pay is $66,734. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Sinclair Systems, earning around $56,800. Tyson Foods, Inc. pays the lowest at around $48,000. Epson Portland, Inc. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $52,819.
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Popular Skills for Production Supervisor
Skills in Leadership, Production Management, People Management, Problem Solving and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Production Supervisor
An entry-level Production Supervisor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,713 based on 22 salaries. An early career Production Supervisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,456 based on 513 salaries. A mid-career Production Supervisor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,282 based on 335 salaries. An experienced Production Supervisor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,845 based on 446 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $59,909.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Production Supervisor in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 16.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (13.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (11.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (7.0% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.4% less).
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