The average salary for a Factory Manager in South Africa is R442,723.
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Job Description for Factory Manager
Factory managers oversee the operations in a factory. They are responsible for supervising production workers, increasing productivity, reducing overhead, overseeing quality control, and ensuring overall smooth operations. They may be responsible for hiring, firing, scheduling, and training new employees. Managers facilitate meetings and training sessions for workers, set production goals, and investigate problems when those goals are not met. They are responsible for logistics, including shippi…Read more
Factory Manager Tasks
- Oversee daily factory operations and report to upper management on status.
- Act as the representative for the factory during quarterly development meetings.
- Monitor and maintain inventory supplies, and make manufacturing process changes to improve efficiency.
- Train, schedule, and guide factory workers, and resolve any factory or machinery issues.
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Popular Skills for Factory Manager
Skills in Operations Management and Manufacturing Process Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Leadership, People Management and Production Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Factory Manager
An early career Factory Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R300,000 based on 53 salaries. A mid-career Factory Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R342,000 based on 54 salaries. An experienced Factory Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R530,488 based on 59 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R529,811.
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