Manufacturing Associate Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$29,000
$22,000
$29,000
$38,000
Manufacturing Associates in the United States make an average salary of $29,284 per year or $14.08 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $22,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $38,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Nevada, Maine, and Connecticut provide the highest Manufacturing Associate salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Novato, CA
$36,603
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Map of Manufacturing Associate Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Manufacturing Associates earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Manufacturing Associate Salary By Location

While a Manufacturing Associate can average a salary of $29,284 per year, or $14.08 per hour, there are many opportunities for Manufacturing Associates to make more. For example, in Portland, ME you might make $37,608 per year. Other high-paying locations include Novato, CA, Cambridge, MA and Bothell, WA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Portland, ME where the average starting salary is $19,000. The highest paying states for Manufacturing Associates include Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Nevada. Meanwhile, Michigan, Florida, and South Carolina offer the lowest salaries.

Average Manufacturing Associate Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as a Manufacturing Associate, being employed by a company such as A.T. Kearney or Alvarez and Marsal would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like McKinsey & Company and Baker Hughes, a GE also report highly competitive salaries for Manufacturing Associates.

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Average Manufacturing Associate Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, Manufacturing Associate salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that Health Care, Technology, and Automotive companies tend to offer much higher salaries for Manufacturing Associates. For example, Manufacturing Associates make a whopping average salary of $36,032 while working for Health Care companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $31,487 at Technology companies and $30,397 at Automotive companies. But Manufacturing Associates may want to avoid working in the Manufacturing industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $25,765.
Industry
Average Salary
Health Care
Health Care
$36,032
$36k
Technology
Technology
$31,487
$31k
Automotive
Automotive
$30,397
$30k
Pharmaceutical
Pharmaceutical
$29,097
$29k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$25,765
$26k

Manufacturing Associate Salary History

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Manufacturing Associate Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Manufacturing Associate can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Manufacturing Associate Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Anchor Sign
Anchor Sign
Manufacturing Associate-1St. & 2Nd Shift
Manufacturing Associate-1St. & 2Nd Shift
Manufacturing Associate-1St. & 2Nd Shift
06/28/2020
06/28/2020
$27,131
$27,131
06/28/2020
Manufacturing Associate
Manufacturing Associate
06/27/2020
06/27/2020
$27,131
$27,131
06/27/2020
Staff Management | SMX
Staff Management | SMX
Manufacturing Associates
Manufacturing Associates
Manufacturing Associates
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$31,305
$31,305
06/26/2020
Operations Manufacturing Associate
Operations Manufacturing Associate
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$20,870
$20,870
06/26/2020
Manufacturing Associate
Manufacturing Associate
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$25,044
$25,044
06/26/2020
Manufacturing Associate
Manufacturing Associate
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$29,844
$29,844
06/26/2020
Manufacturing Associate
Manufacturing Associate
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$25,566
$25,566
06/26/2020
Onesource Staffing Solutions
Onesource Staffing Solutions
Manufacturing Associate
Manufacturing Associate
Manufacturing Associate
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$25,566
$25,566
06/26/2020
Megafood
Megafood
Manufacturing Associate-3Rd Shift
Manufacturing Associate-3Rd Shift
Manufacturing Associate-3Rd Shift
06/26/2020
06/26/2020
$34,436
$34,436
06/26/2020
Manufacturing Associate
Manufacturing Associate
06/25/2020
06/25/2020
$31,305
$31,305
06/25/2020