Industrial Production Managers

7.0/10 job score
risk level
by 2031
or $49.59 hourly
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 38% (Start worrying)

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What do you think the risk of automation is?

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Industrial Production Managers' job openings is expected to rise 3.5% by 2031
'Industrial Production Managers' is expected to be an average growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Industrial Production Managers' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Industrial Production Managers' was $103,150, or $49.59 hourly
'Industrial Production Managers' are paid 125.4% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as industrial production managers?

As of 2021 there were 192,270 people employed as Industrial Production Managers within the United States.
This represents around 0.14% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 732 people are employed as Industrial Production Managers.

Job description

Plan, direct, or coordinate the work activities and resources necessary for manufacturing products in accordance with cost, quality, and quantity specifications.

SOC Code: 11-3051.00


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Lucas (Small chance) says
Dealing with people daily makes it a shitty job but safer in the AI way!
Mar 23, 2021 at 05:46 PM
jared (No chance) says
My role is more people facing.
Mar 09, 2021 at 05:32 PM
kor (No chance) says
The management of a production line is almost entirely balancing the responsibilities of the humans and the corporation overall with the capabilities in-house - that's a tough ask when guidance is vague and 'corporate'
Aug 06, 2020 at 12:01 AM

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