How much does a Production Technician make?

Updated Jun 19, 2021

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$41,651 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,011 salaries

$28K

Low

$42K

Average

$61K

High

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The national average salary for a Production Technician is $41,651 in United States. Filter by location to see Production Technician salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,011 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Production Technician employees.

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Production Technician$41,651 /yr
L3
Senior Production Technician$59,026 /yr
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Sanofi
3.9

Sanofi

Production Technician - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $15 - $28
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$15

$28

$15 - $28 Range

Quad
3.4

Quad

Production Technician

$49,088

 /yr
Range: $42K - $55K

$42K

$55K

$41,777 - $55,354 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Production Technician

$46,999

 /yr
Range: $38K - $56K

$38K

$56K

$38,121 - $56,399 Range

Praxair
3.3

Praxair

Production Technician

$62,843

 /yr
Range: $35K - $78K

$35K

$78K

$34,648 - $77,786 Range

Air Liquide
3.7

Air Liquide

Production Technician - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $25 - $44

$25

$44

$25 - $44 Range

Nissan North America
3.6

Nissan North America

Production Technician - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $15 - $29

$15

$29

$15 - $29 Range

Pioneer
4

Pioneer

Production Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $19 - $24

$19

$24

$19 - $24 Range

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DuPont
3.9

DuPont

Production Technician

$46,145

 /yr
Range: $42K - $51K

$42K

$51K

$42,446 - $50,805 Range

BASF
3.9

BASF

Production Technician - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $17 - $50

$17

$50

$17 - $50 Range

Mack Trucks
3.8

Mack Trucks

Production Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $20 - $30

$20

$30

$20 - $30 Range

Bimbo Bakeries
3.2

Bimbo Bakeries

Production Technician - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $16 - $24

$16

$24

$16 - $24 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Production Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $13 - $25

$13

$25

$13 - $25 Range

Merck
4.2

Merck

Production Technician

$55,325

 /yr
Range: $39K - $92K

$39K

$92K

$38,643 - $91,518 Range

Flowers Foods
3.1

Flowers Foods

Production Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $19 - $23

$19

$23

$19 - $23 Range

CalsonicKansei  North America
3.6

CalsonicKansei North America

Production Technician - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $19

$13

$19

$13 - $19 Range

Plastipak Holdings
3.2

Plastipak Holdings

Production Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $17 - $25

$17

$25

$17 - $25 Range

CarMax
3.7

CarMax

Production Technician

$58,511

 /yr
Range: $34K - $92K

$34K

$92K

$34,363 - $92,398 Range

Manpower
4.1

Manpower

Production Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $21

$14

$21

$14 - $21 Range

Thermo Fisher Scientific
3.8

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Production Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $12 - $23

$12

$23

$12 - $23 Range

Syngenta
4.2

Syngenta

Production Technician

$39,610

 /yr
Range: $36K - $54K

$36K

$54K

$35,969 - $54,309 Range

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$15
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An Utility Plant Technician in the El Paso, TX Area area reported making $15 per hour
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5-7 years experience
El Paso, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Production Technician in the Boise, ID Area area reported making $16 per hour
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Boise, ID Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Master Control Operator in the Albany, NY Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Albany, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$23
hourly
A Control Room Operator in the Pendleton, OR Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Pendleton, OR Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$20
hourly
A Master Control Operator in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$60,000
per year
A CONTROL Operator in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
A Plant Technician in the Hagerstown, MD Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
Hagerstown, MD Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
A Production Technician in the East Stroudsburg, PA Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
East Stroudsburg, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Control Room Operator in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private