Average Base Pay
16.88% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Production Occupations role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $21,480. A Production Occupations candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $26,250. A person in a mid-career Production Occupations role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $35,100 a year. Production Occupations with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $54,640. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Production Occupations role’s annual salary averages $78,180 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Production Occupations position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $35,100 higher than the national average for Production Occupations positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Production Occupations roles that can advance both internally and with another company.