Plant Operations Manager Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Plant Operations Manager

What is the average annual salary for Plant Operations Manager?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Plant Operations Manager may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Plant Operations Manager in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Plant Operations Manager in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Plant Operations Manager in the United States is $123,073 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Plant Operations Manager in the United Sates are expected to make less than $123,073.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $123,073
  • 10%$91,046
  • 25%$106,309
  • 75%$138,844
  • 90%$153,203

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Job Description for Plant Operations Manager

Under the direction of a Plant Manager, oversees the daily production operations of the plant. Monitors operations for efficiency and safety, ensuring that all applicable regulatory requirements are met/followed. Develops production schedules to meet internal goals as well as expectations of customers. Oversees production staff, including hiring/training of personnel. May be required to meet certain certifications in field. Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 8 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to top management. View Plant Operations Manager job description

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