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Production and Operating Worker Manager Salary, Earnings and Wage Information

  Pay Period Low Median High
  Hourly $14.09 $22.74 $36.93
  Annual $29,300 $47,300 $76,800
  • “High” indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.
  • “Median” indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
  • “Low” indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
  • “N/A” indicates the data is not available.

Notes: The yearly wage data presented above represents U.S. workers who are employed full-time with year-round schedules.

Occupation Description

First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers Supervise and coordinate the activities of production and operating workers, such as inspectors, precision workers, machine setters and operators, assemblers, fabricators, and plant and system operators. Exclude team or work leaders.