Occupational Employment Statistics


11-3051 Industrial Production Managers

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

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southeast Minnesota 45055$48.62/hr$32.58/hr$37.68/hr$45.72/hr$56.52/hr$69.12/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and Mining80$49.37/hr
Trade, Transportation and Utilities430$51.46/hr
Professional and Business Services820$83.51/hr
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Other Services50$39.78/hr
Public Administration70$54.50/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 50$56.61/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 50$44.18/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 80$54.48/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 120$55.35/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 130$46.91/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 170$44.70/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 170$43.22/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 190$46.38/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 210$45.50/hr-2.5%
Southwest Balance of State 240$38.07/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 340$44.00/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 370$44.24/hr2.6%
Northwest Minnesota 410$44.28/hr13.0%
Southeast Balance of State 430$45.14/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 450$45.72/hr4.8%
Central Minnesota 620$42.86/hr10.6%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,410$54.46/hr1.1%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 3,810$53.11/hrN/A
Minnesota 5,370$49.73/hr3.8%

  • Confer with technical and supervisory personnel to report or resolve conditions affecting biofuels plant safety, operational efficiency, and product quality.
  • Collect and analyze production samples to evaluate quality.
  • Direct operations, maintenance, or repair of hydroelectric power facilities.
  • Review biomass operations performance specifications to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Supervise operations or maintenance employees in the production of power from biomass, such as wood, coal, paper sludge, or other waste or refuse.
  • Supervise biomass plant or substation operations, maintenance, repair, or testing activities.
  • Review statistical studies, technological advances, or regulatory standards and trends to stay abreast of issues in the field of quality control.
  • Record, review, or maintain daily logs, reports, maintenance, and other records associated with geothermal operations.
  • Supervise or monitor hydroelectric facility operations to ensure that generation or mechanical equipment conform to applicable regulations or standards.
  • Review logs, datasheets, or reports to ensure adequate production levels and safe production environments or to identify abnormalities with power production equipment or processes.