Salary for Manufacturing Production Technicians

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The role of a manufacturing production technician is to ensure that a quality product is delivered quickly and according to safety, environmental, and health procedures and regulations. These individuals set up, start up, operate, and shut down manufacturing equipment. They inspect products to ensure quality, and may calibrate or adjust equipment and machinery settings in order to produce the desired product. The majority of individuals in this occupation have at least some college training.

A Manufacturing Production Technician usually gets a pay level of somewhere between 40000 and 60000 based on tenure and industry expertise. Manufacturing Production Technicians will most likely earn a salary of Fifty Seven Thousand Five Hundred dollars per annum.

Manufacturing Production Technicians can obtain the highest salaries in Maine, where they can earn average pay levels of near $72610. People with this job title can receive the highest pay in Real Estate and Rental and Leasing, where they get average pay of $67810.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 15.74 percent nationwide in that time.
Manufacturing Production Technicians tend to make the most in the following industries
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $67,810
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $66,310
Utilities $63,980
Information $62,690
Public Administration $62,530
Transportation and Warehousing $59,390
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Construction $40,880
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $44,070
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $51,250
Health Care and Social Assistance $52,210
Educational Services $53,220
Wholesale Trade $54,280