Industrial Production Managers Job, Salary, and School Information


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Industrial Production Managers

Training and Education


Prior to starting this profession consider obtaining work experience in a related occupation. Government data shows that 43% of employees have a bachelor’s degree or higher. Those who have gone to college but don’t have a degree make up 32% of industrial production managers. For 25% of workers a high-school education was all they required.


Part-Time Work and Self-Employment


Of those surveyed 2% of employees work part-time. Approximately 2% of industrial production managers work for themselves.


Area Job Conditions


The cities with the most employees jobs compared to the population are Kokomo (Indiana) Elkhart (Indiana) and Lafayette (Indiana). Fewer are found in Cape Coral (Florida) Colorado Springs (Colorado) and Washington (District of Columbia).

Industrial production managers earn higher incomes in San Francisco (California) Austin (Texas) and Cedar Rapids (Iowa) and lower incomes in Oklahoma City (Oklahoma) Gulfport (Mississippi) and Lawton (Oklahoma).

Video Overview

A quick recap of an industrial production management career. Created for the US Dept. of Labor.

Salaries by City

See typical salaries and ranges for this career below*. Shift click to sort by more than one column — for example first shift-click on state and then shift-click on salary to find best and worst salaries in each state.

StateCity / RegionTypical SalarySalary RangeJob Count% of All Jobs
ALAnniston – Oxford$105160$56K – $137K500.10%
ALAuburn – Opelika$73540$54K – $109K700.15%
ALBirmingham – Hoover$81100$50K – $131K3900.08%
ALDecatur$104820$66K – $169K1700.32%
ALDothan$67730$45K – $105K700.12%
ALFlorence – Muscle Shoals$92830$55K – $119K800.16%
ALHuntsville$97530$63K – $145K2200.11%
ALMobile$106810$61K – $150K2900.17%
ALMontgomery$91980$63K – $130K1500.10%
ALTuscaloosa$79480$55K – $169K1100.12%
ARFayetteville – Springdale – Rogers$74350$51K – $111K2500.13%
ARFort Smith$71820$44K – $120K2000.18%
ARHot SpringsN/AN/A – N/A600.17%
ARJonesboro$62980$49K – $93K900.18%
ARLittle Rock – North Little Rock – Conway$75250$50K – $115K2900.09%
ARPine Bluff$93950$56K – $142K900.27%
AZPhoenix – Mesa – Glendale$87250$54K – $154K19200.11%
AZPrescott$75800$52K – $150K600.11%
AZTucson$86410$47K – $138K2900.08%
AZYuma$63360$44K – $89K600.10%
CABakersfield – Delano$104710$70K – $173K2300.08%
CAEl Centro$92760$52K – $120K600.12%
CAFresno$73030$51K – $118K4400.14%
CAHanford – Corcoran$97340$69K – $143K600.15%
CALos Angeles – Long Beach – Glendale (Metro Area)$92880$54K – $155K48200.12%
CAMadera – Chowchilla$67310$52K – $89K700.18%
CAMerced$75200$46K – $128K900.16%
CAModesto$83360$53K – $145K1800.12%
CANapa$111240$45K – N/A2100.34%
CAOakland – Fremont – Hayward (Metro Area)$119390$69K – N/A14800.15%
CAOxnard – Thousand Oaks – Ventura$92220$55K – $144K4100.14%
CARiverside – San Bernardino – Ontario$86650$55K – $140K11600.10%
CASacramento – Arden – Arcade – Roseville$85700$56K – $143K5000.06%
CASalinas$98590$64K – $151K1100.07%
CASan Diego – Carlsbad – San Marcos$92200$57K – $155K1310