Production Technician

Production Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$37,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$37,000
Median 50%
$68,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Cedar Fair
Highest Paying City
Pleasanton, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a production technician make?
The national average salary for a Production Technician in the U.S. is $38,025 annually or $18.28 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $68,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $21,000. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Production Technician jobs are District of Columbia, California, New Mexico, Maryland, and New Jersey. The typical employment in the position spans 3.2 years.
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Average Production Technician Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Production Technician in the USA is $38,025 annually or $18.28 hourly. Pleasanton, CA reports the highest Production Technician salaries at $50,800 per year. The average entry-level salary in Pleasanton, CA is $30,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Production Technician salaries are District of Columbia, California, New Mexico, Maryland, and New Jersey. The lowest earning states are Tennessee, Georgia, South Dakota, North Carolina, and Montana.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Pleasanton, CA
$50,800
2
Frederick, MD
$44,007
3
Winchester, VA
$42,837
4
Bellingham, WA
$40,022
5
New York, NY
$39,631

Average Production Technician Salary By Company

Production Technician jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Production Technicians are Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. Cedar Fair and Bausch + Lomb are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Cardiac Science and Kroger report highly competitive salaries for Production Technicians.

Average Production Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Production Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Retail companies, Manufacturing companies, and Technology companies pay higher-than-average wages for Production Technicians. Retail companies pay Production Technicians an average salary of $45,607, Manufacturing companies pay $37,593, and Technology companys come in at $37,439. At $36,973, the average salary for Production Technicians in the Automotive industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$45,607
2
Manufacturing
$37,593
3
Technology
$37,439
4
Automotive
$36,973

Recently Added Production Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Production Technician
01/31/2020
$52,175
Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Production Technician
01/31/2020
$65,365
Student Union, Inc., San Jose State University
Production Technician
01/31/2020
$33,392
Adecco Staffing
Production Technician
01/29/2020
$32,349
Allied Personnel Services
Production Technician
01/28/2020
$33,392
Manpowergroup
Production Technician
01/28/2020
$28,175
State of Kansas
Production Technician
01/26/2020
$38,109
First Quality Enterprises Inc.
Production Technician
01/26/2020
$31,305
Volt Workforce Solutions
Production Technician
01/24/2020
$40,697
Aerotek
Production Technician
01/24/2020
$25,044
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