Production Line Leader Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$31,000
$27,000
Min 10%
$31,000
Median 50%
$36,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Hearthside Food Solutions
Highest Paying City
Nashua, NH
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a production line leader make?
Production Line Leaders in the US make on average $31,566 annually or $15.18 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $36,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $27,000 per year. Most Production Line Leader jobs are in Manufacturing companies and Professional companies. The best states for high paying Production Line Leader jobs are California, Alaska, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and New Mexico. The typical tenure for a Production Line Leader is 3.4 years.
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Average Production Line Leader Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Production Line Leader in the United States is $31,566 per year or $15.18 per hour. The city with the highest Production Line Leader salary is Nashua, NH at $41,303 per year. Even an entry-level Production Line Leader makes $24,000 per year in Nashua, NH. The top 5 states with the highest reported Production Line Leader salaries are California, Alaska, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and New Mexico. On the other hand, Illinois, North Carolina, Iowa, Idaho, and Indiana report the lowest wages for Production Line Leaders.

Map of Production Line Leader Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Production Line Leaders earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Production Line Leader Salary By Company

There is good job security in Production Line Leader positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Production Line Leaders are in Manufacturing companies and Professional companies. Hearthside Food Solutions and Premium Waters are the best paying companies for Production Line Leaders. In addition, companies like BAE Systems and Mondelez International report highly competitive salaries for Production Line Leaders.

Average Production Line Leader Pay By Industry

Wages for Production Line Leaders can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Technology companies, Automotive companies, and Manufacturing companies pay their Production Line Leaders well. Salaries for Production Line Leaders in Technology companies average $40,551 annually, while Automotive companies and Manufacturing companies pay $36,176 and $30,532, respectively. At $27,876, the average salary for Production Line Leaders in the Hospitality industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$40,551
$41k
Automotive
Automotive
$36,176
$36k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$30,532
$31k
Retail
Retail
$28,763
$29k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$27,876
$28k

Production Line Leader Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Production Line Leader Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Production Line Leader can range from $32,645 to $46,163 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary 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.

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