Production Line Operator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$29,000
$25,000
Min 10%
$29,000
Median 50%
$34,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Akorn
Highest Paying City
Binghamton, NY
Highest Paying State
Rhode Island
Average Experience Level
3.0 years
How much does a production line operator make?
The national average salary for a Production Line Operator in the United States is $29,797 per year or $14.33 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $34,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $25,000. Professional companies and Retail companies have the most job opportunities for Production Line Operators. Some of the states with the best Production Line Operator salaries are Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Hawaii. The typical employment in the position spans 3.0 years.
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Average Production Line Operator Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Production Line Operator in the USA is $29,797 annually or $14.33 hourly. Working in Binghamton, NY as a Production Line Operator will pay you the highest wages at around $33,214 per year. Even an entry-level Production Line Operator makes $20,000 per year in Binghamton, NY. Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Hawaii are the highest paying states. The lowest earning states are Mississippi, North Dakota, Virginia, Georgia, and Nebraska.

Map of Production Line Operator Salaries

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

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Average Production Line Operator Salary By Company

There is good job security in Production Line Operator positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Retail companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Companies like Akorn or Reinsurance Group of America will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like TreeHouse Foods and Hearthside Food Solutions also pay high salaries to their Production Line Operators.

Production Line Operator Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Production Line Operator Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Production Line Operator can range from $20,401 to $32,524 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.

Recently Added Production Line Operator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Production Line Operator
04/03/2020
$20,870
Aventure Staffing
Production Line Operator
03/19/2020
$25,044
Florida Tile
Production-Glaze Line Operator-Rotating Nights 6P--6A
03/06/2020
$29,364
Randstad
Production Line Operator
03/03/2020
$19,305
Randstad
Production Line Operator
03/03/2020
$20,870
Staffworks
Production Line Operator
03/02/2020
$24,627
Luttrell Staffing Group
Production Line Operator | Manufacturing
02/25/2020
$27,131
Aventure Staffing
Production Line Operator
02/20/2020
$25,044
Hearthside Foods
Production Operator-Line 2 Days
02/14/2020
$27,131
Randstad
Production Line Operator
02/11/2020
$31,305
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