|Quick Facts: Industrial Production Managers|
$103,150 per year
$49.59 per hour
|5 years or more|
|3% (Slower than average)|
What Industrial Production Managers Do
Industrial production managers oversee the operations of manufacturing and related plants.
Most industrial production managers work full time, and some work more than 40 hours per week.
How to Become an Industrial Production Manager
Industrial production managers typically need a bachelor’s degree and several years of related work experience.
The median annual wage for industrial production managers was $103,150 in May 2021.
Employment of industrial production managers is projected to grow 3 percent from 2021 to 2031, slower than the average for all occupations.
Despite limited employment growth, about 15,400 openings for industrial production managers are projected each year, on average, over the decade. Most of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to different occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire.
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