51-1011 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers

Occupational Description:
Directly supervise and coordinate the activities of production and operating workers, such as inspectors, precision workers, machine setters and operators, assemblers, fabricators, and plant and system operators. Excludes team or work leaders.

Occupational Employment Statistics(OES) Wage Data
Wages Updated to First Quarter, 2017
GeographyEmploymentEmp SE*MeanMean SE*10th25thMedian75th90th
Central Minnesota 1,77053$30.30/hr$0.88/hr$19.69/hr$23.40/hr$28.58/hr$35.48/hr$45.18/hr
Minnesota 11,730293$29.68/hr$0.24/hr$18.95/hr$23.18/hr$28.72/hr$35.37/hr$42.11/hr
U S 610,4802,442$30.16/hr$0.06/hr$16.84/hr$21.58/hr$28.36/hr$36.85/hr$47.03/hr
*SE = Standard error, a measure of the statistical reliability of the estimate.

Leading Industries for First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
IndustryOES EmploymentOES Median Wage
Trade, Transportation and Utilities150$29.23/hr
Professional and Business Services70$21.87/hr
Public Administration70$37.48/hr
Other Services20$22.64/hr
Education and Health Services20$20.90/hr
Other Regional Data For First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers
Geography (click title for details)OESProjections
EmploymentMedian Wage% Change 2014 - 2024
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 6,120 $30.15/hr -3.4%
Central Minnesota 1,770 $28.58/hr 3.9%
Southeast Minnesota 1,400 $26.75/hr 0.0%
Northwest Minnesota 1,260 $25.96/hr -1.3%
Southwest Minnesota 1,230 $26.09/hr -0.8%
Northeast Minnesota 460 $28.60/hr -2.9%
Related Occupations
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EmploymentMedian Wage% Change 2014 - 2024
Industrial Production Managers660$41.74/hr4.2%
Industrial Engineering Technicians320$22.62/hr-2.6%
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Helpers, Laborers, and Material Movers, Hand230$26.09/hr2.7%
Purchasing Managers170$42.69/hr-0.7%
Natural Sciences Managers80$27.45/hr20.2%
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products30$33.08/hr-5.0%
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers20$22.75/hr-12.9%
Tasks for First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and Operating Workers