Plant Manager

Plant Manager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$99,000
$64,000
Min 10%
$99,000
Median 50%
$152,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Jacobs Engineering Group
Highest Paying City
Mahwah, NJ
Highest Paying State
South Dakota
Average Experience Level
5.8 years
How much does a plant manager make?
Plant Managers in America make, on average, $99,497 a year or $47.84 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $65,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $152,000. Most Plant Manager jobs are in Manufacturing companies and Construction companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Plant Manager salaries are South Dakota, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, and New Jersey. The typical employment in the position spans 5.8 years.

Average Plant Manager Salary By Company

If you are a Plant Manager, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Plant Manager jobs are in Manufacturing companies and Manufacturing companies. Companies like Jacobs Engineering Group or Dr Pepper Snapple Group will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Eaton and Spire report highly competitive salaries for Plant Managers.

Average Plant Manager Salary By Location

Plant Managers in the United States of America make on average $99,497 a year or $47.84 per hour. The top city when it comes to Plant Manager salaries is Mahwah, NJ at $138,689 per year. Not only that, Mahwah, NJ also has an average entry-level salary of $85,000. Some of the states with the best Plant Manager salaries are South Dakota, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Colorado, and Delaware. Arizona, Kentucky, West Virginia, Hawaii, and Arkansas are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Mahwah, NJ
$138,689
2
Wilmington, DE
$134,160
3
Erie, PA
$123,576
4
Danville, VA
$121,545
5
Elk Grove Village, IL
$121,133

Average Plant Manager Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Plant Manager works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Manufacturing companies, Automotive companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for Plant Managers. Manufacturing companies pay their Plant Managers the highest wages, averaging $100,566 per year. Automotive companies and Retail companies pay well too, at $100,545 and $98,190, respectively. The types of companies that pay Plant Managers the least are in the Construction industry, where the average annual salary is $96,365.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Manufacturing
$100,566
2
Automotive
$100,545
3
Retail
$98,190
4
Construction
$96,365

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