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There is more than meets the eye when it comes to being a production hand. For example, did you know that they make an average of $11.28 an hour? That's $23,471 a year!

What Does a Production Hand Do

When it comes to the most important skills required to be a production hand, we found that a lot of resumes listed 46.3% of production hands included accurate parts, while 22.3% of resumes included machine operators, and 11.6% of resumes included ran. Hard skills like these are helpful to have when it comes to performing essential job responsibilities.

When it comes to searching for a job, many search for a key term or phrase. Instead, it might be more helpful to search by industry, as you might be missing jobs that you never thought about in industries that you didn't even think offered positions related to the production hand job title. But what industry to start with? Most production hands actually find jobs in the manufacturing and energy industries.

How To Become a Production Hand

If you're interested in becoming a production hand, one of the first things to consider is how much education you need. We've determined that 26.6% of production hands have a bachelor's degree. In terms of higher education levels, we found that 3.8% of production hands have master's degrees. Even though some production hands have a college degree, it's possible to become one with only a high school degree or GED.

Choosing the right major is always an important step when researching how to become a production hand. When we researched the most common majors for a production hand, we found that they most commonly earn high school diploma degrees or bachelor's degree degrees. Other degrees that we often see on production hand resumes include associate degree degrees or diploma degrees.

You may find that experience in other jobs will help you become a production hand. In fact, many production hand jobs require experience in a role such as cashier. Meanwhile, many production hands also have previous career experience in roles such as sales associate or machine operator.

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Average Salary
$23,471
Average Salary
Job Openings
19,377
Job Openings

Production Hand Career Paths

Top Careers Before Production Hand

Cashier
11.5 %

Top Careers After Production Hand

Cashier
11.7 %

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Average Salary for a Production Hand

Production Hands in America make an average salary of $23,471 per year or $11 per hour. The top 10 percent makes over $30,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent under $17,000 per year.
Average Salary
$23,471

Recently Added Salaries

Job TitleCompanyascdescCompanyascdescStart DateascdescSalaryascdesc
Production Hand
Production Hand
Perdue Farms
Perdue Farms
03/30/2021
03/30/2021
$27,75703/30/2021
$27,757
Production Hand
Production Hand
Perdue Farms
Perdue Farms
03/30/2021
03/30/2021
$26,29603/30/2021
$26,296
Production Hand
Production Hand
Perdue Farms
Perdue Farms
03/30/2021
03/30/2021
$26,19203/30/2021
$26,192
Production Hand
Production Hand
Perdue Farms
Perdue Farms
03/30/2021
03/30/2021
$25,04403/30/2021
$25,044
Production Hand
Production Hand
Davis Wire Corporation
Davis Wire Corporation
03/28/2021
03/28/2021
$35,47903/28/2021
$35,479

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Production Hand Demographics

Gender

male

61.6 %

female

33.9 %

unknown

4.5 %

Ethnicity

White

63.8 %

Hispanic or Latino

17.6 %

Black or African American

10.4 %

Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

100.0 %
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Production Hand Education

Majors

Business
11.8 %

Degrees

Certificate

27.3 %

High School Diploma

25.0 %

Bachelors

25.0 %
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Top Production Hand Employers

1. Halliburton
4.8
Avg. Salary: 
$30,611
Production Hands Hired: 
4+
2. Adecco
4.3
Avg. Salary: 
$23,595
Production Hands Hired: 
4+
3. ManpowerGroup
4.4
Avg. Salary: 
$23,395
Production Hands Hired: 
3+
4. Graphic Packaging International
4.7
Avg. Salary: 
$32,135
Production Hands Hired: 
2+
5. Aerotek
4.0
Avg. Salary: 
$29,220
Production Hands Hired: 
2+
6. Kelly Services
4.5
Avg. Salary: 
$23,895
Production Hands Hired: 
2+
Updated October 2, 2020