Plant Superintendent Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$83,000
$59,000
Min 10%
$83,000
Median 50%
$116,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Occidental Petroleum
Highest Paying City
Fairfield, CA
Highest Paying State
Rhode Island
Average Experience Level
5.2 years
How much does a plant superintendent make?
As a Plant Superintendent in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $83,748 per year or $40.26 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $116,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $60,000 per year. Manufacturing companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Plant Superintendents. States with the highest Plant Superintendent salaries include Rhode Island, Connecticut, Delaware, New York, and Nevada. The typical employment for a Plant Superintendent is 5.2 years.
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Average Plant Superintendent Salary By Location

Plant Superintendents in the US makes an average salary of $83,748 per year or $40.26 per hour. Plant Superintendents make the most in Fairfield, CA at about $93,547 per year. Not only that, Fairfield, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $46,000. Rhode Island, Connecticut, Delaware, New York, and Nevada are the top 5 highest earning states for Plant Superintendents. Wyoming, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Alaska, and Hawaii are the lowest earners.

Map of Plant Superintendent Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Plant Superintendent Salary By Company

Plant Superintendents report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Plant Superintendent jobs are in Manufacturing companies and Manufacturing companies. Plant Superintendents at Occidental Petroleum and Sonoco report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Greif or Evergreen Packaging, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Plant Superintendents.

Average Plant Superintendent Pay By Industry

Plant Superintendent salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Automotive companies, Construction companies, and Retail companies pay their Plant Superintendents well. Salaries for Plant Superintendents in Automotive companies average $94,360 annually, while Construction companies and Retail companies pay $86,364 and $83,957, respectively. The types of companies that pay Plant Superintendents the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $83,201.
Industry
Average Salary
Automotive
Automotive
$94,360
$94k
Construction
Construction
$86,364
$86k
Retail
Retail
$83,957
$84k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$83,201
$83k

Plant Superintendent Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Plant Superintendent Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Superintendent-Plant Operations
03/29/2020
$91,300
Fremont Sanitation District
Plant Superintendent
11/30/2019
$69,090
Randstad
Plant Superintendent
11/22/2019
$55,000
Plant Superintendent
11/21/2019
$100,097
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC)
Plant Superintendent
10/29/2019
$114,296
City of O'Fallon
Plant Superintendent
10/20/2019
$77,023
Plant Superintendent
09/29/2019
$78,694
Plant Superintendent
09/26/2019
$66,959
Wisconsin State Government
Plant Superintendent
09/25/2019
$56,160
Plant Superintendent
09/20/2019
$41,257
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