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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$105,160$56K - $137K500.10%
ALAuburn - Opelika$73,540$54K - $109K700.15%
ALBirmingham - Hoover$81,100$50K - $131K3900.08%
ALDecatur$104,820$66K - $169K1700.32%
ALDothan$67,730$45K - $105K700.12%
ALFlorence - Muscle Shoals$92,830$55K - $119K800.16%
ALHuntsville$97,530$63K - $145K2200.11%
ALMobile$106,810$61K - $150K2900.17%
ALMontgomery$91,980$63K - $130K1500.10%
ALTuscaloosa$79,480$55K - $169K1100.12%
ARFayetteville - Springdale - Rogers$74,350$51K - $111K2500.13%
ARFort Smith$71,820$44K - $120K2000.18%
ARHot SpringsN/AN/A - N/A600.17%
ARJonesboro$62,980$49K - $93K900.18%
ARLittle Rock - North Little Rock - Conway$75,250$50K - $115K2900.09%
ARPine Bluff$93,950$56K - $142K900.27%
AZPhoenix - Mesa - Glendale$87,250$54K - $154K1,9200.11%
AZPrescott$75,800$52K - $150K600.11%
AZTucson$86,410$47K - $138K2900.08%
AZYuma$63,360$44K - $89K600.10%
CABakersfield - Delano$104,710$70K - $173K2300.08%
CAEl Centro$92,760$52K - $120K600.12%
CAFresno$73,030$51K - $118K4400.14%
CAHanford - Corcoran$97,340$69K - $143K600.15%
CALos Angeles - Long Beach - Glendale (Metro Area)$92,880$54K - $155K4,8200.12%
CAMadera - Chowchilla$67,310$52K - $89K700.18%
CAMerced$75,200$46K - $128K900.16%
CAModesto$83,360$53K - $145K1800.12%
CANapa$111,240$45K - N/A2100.34%
CAOakland - Fremont - Hayward (Metro Area)$119,390$69K - N/A1,4800.15%
CAOxnard - Thousand Oaks - Ventura$92,220$55K - $144K4100.14%
CARiverside - San Bernardino - Ontario$86,650$55K - $140K1,1600.10%
CASacramento - Arden - Arcade - Roseville$85,700$56K - $143K5000.06%
CASalinas$98,590$64K - $151K1100.07%
CASan Diego - Carlsbad - San Marcos$92,200$57K - $155K1,3100.10%
CASan Francisco - San Mateo - Redwood City (Metro Area)$114,810$57K - $174K8000.08%
CASan Jose - Sunnyvale - Santa Clara$110,680$72K - $184K1,7500.19%
CASan Luis Obispo - Paso Robles$89,540$46K - $173K800.08%
CASanta Ana - Anaheim - Irvine (Metro Area)$94,820$60K - $157K2,2600.16%
CASanta Barbara - Santa Maria - Goleta$121,920$73K - N/A1700.10%
CASanta Cruz - Watsonville$100,110$54K - $157K500.06%
CASanta Rosa - Petaluma$103,630$62K - $145K3100.18%
CAStockton$84,790$56K - $145K2300.12%
CAVallejo - Fairfield$97,190$68K - $141K1200.10%
CAVisalia - Porterville$75,140$52K - $148K1300.10%
COBoulder$101,560$64K - $165K1400.09%
COColorado Springs$103,410$68K - $153K1300.05%
CODenver - Aurora - Broomfield$94,130$57K - $160K5700.05%
COFort Collins - Loveland$105,440$63K - $159K600.05%
COGreeley$95,140$63K - $126K1300.17%
CTBridgeport - Stamford - Norwalk$105,550$68K - N/A8000.19%
CTDanbury$107,380$68K - $179K1700.25%
CTHartford - West Hartford - East Hartford$97,580$66K - $137K1,1700.21%
CTNew Haven$91,900$56K - $149K4100.15%
CTNorwich - New London$96,420$61K - $153K1400.11%
CTWaterbury$90,970$56K - $158K1000.16%
DCWashington - Arlington - Alexandria (Metro Area)$105,630$65K - $172K6800.03%
DEDover$104,180$79K - $139K300.05%
DEWilmington (Metro Area)$106,530$66K - $170K2800.09%
FLCape Coral - Fort Myers$90,930$65K - $147K400.02%
FLCrestview - Fort Walton Beach - Destin$92,860$77K - $145K400.05%
FLDeltona - Daytona Beach - Ormond Beach$91,640$71K - $131K800.05%
FLFort Lauderdale - Pompano Beach - Deerfield Beach (Metro Area)N/AN/A - N/A4100.06%
FLGainesville$101,130$81K - $176K500.04%
FLJacksonville$93,680$69K - $151K3000.05%
FLLakeland - Winter Haven$93,480$68K - $151K1600.08%
FLMiami - Miami Beach - Kendall (Metro Area)$91,890$66K - $145K3700.04%
FLNorth Port - Bradenton - Sarasota$93,490$66K - N/A1200.05%
FLOcala$85,180$36K - $121K700.07%
FLOrlando - Kissimmee - Sanford$87,420$65K - $134K4100.04%
FLPalm Bay - Melbourne - Titusville$97,520$75K - $167K1900.10%
FLPanama City - Lynn Haven - Panama City Beach$80,780$65K - $127K400.06%
FLPensacola - Ferry Pass - Brent$107,970$71K - $163K500.04%
FLPort St. Lucie$84,900$66K - $150K400.03%
FLTallahassee$91,640$62K - $142K400.02%
FLTampa - St. Petersburg - Clearwater$89,980$65K - $142K7000.06%
FLWest Palm Beach - Boca Raton - Boynton Beach (Metro Area)$92,470$66K - $143K1300.03%
GAAthens - Clarke County$89,310$66K - $145K900.11%
GAAtlanta - Sandy Springs - Marietta$84,260$56K - $135K1,8700.08%
GAAugusta - Richmond County$87,950$56K - $136K2100.10%
GAColumbus$85,200$45K - $137K1100.10%
GADalton$80,440$49K - $118K1500.23%
GAGainesville$76,420$52K - $130K1400.20%
GAMacon$85,750$57K - $139K700.08%
GARome$86,930$60K - $135K300.09%
GASavannah$115,150$53K - $154K1700.11%
HIHonolulu$66,190$39K - $118K1400.03%
IAAmes$81,620$53K - $139K1100.27%
IACedar Rapids$97,850$51K - $186K2800.20%
IADavenport - Moline - Rock Island$88,770$48K - $133K3000.17%
IADes Moines - West Des Moines$75,130$50K - $120K2800.09%
IADubuque$67,940$52K - $96K700.13%
IAIowa City$74,310$48K - $168K800.10%
IASioux City$87,550$61K - $119K1100.15%
IAWaterloo - Cedar Falls$80,830$53K - $115K1800.21%
IDBoise City - Nampa$74,520$45K - $123K2800.11%
IDCoeur d'Alene, ID$78,060$57K - $160K400.07%
IDLewiston$56,640$40K - $92KN/AN/A
ILBloomington - Normal$118,460$65K - $168KN/AN/A
ILChampaign - Urbana$75,950$47K - $118K400.04%
ILChicago - Joliet - Naperville (Metro Area)$88,240$55K - $143K3,7400.10%
ILDanville$88,800$65K - $123K500.17%
ILDecatur$63,830$51K - $98K500.11%
ILKankakee - Bradley$97,840$63K - $125K400.11%
ILLake County - Kenosha County (Metro Area)$92,720$61K - $155K6700.18%
ILPeoria$100,470$46K - N/A2600.15%
ILRockford$82,260$46K - $121K3100.22%
ILSpringfield$47,700$32K - $103K400.03%
INAnderson$87,150$66K - $131K600.17%
INBloomington$85,070$53K - $161K1000.14%
INColumbus$89,070$55K - $140K2800.62%
INElkhart - Goshen$74,840$48K - $135K8200.75%
INEvansville$82,420$51K - $130K5500.32%
INFort Wayne$77,720$50K - $141K4400.22%
INGary (Metro Area)$93,510$60K - $142K7300.28%
INIndianapolis - Carmel$83,420$56K - $132K1,5300.17%
INKokomo$83,700$50K - $122KN/AN/A
INLafayette$83,790$55K - $150K1900.22%
INMichigan City - La Porte$72,500$50K - $119K1000.24%
INMuncie$94,720$53K - $181K600.14%
INSouth Bend - Mishawaka$72,570$47K - $123K2400.19%
INTerre Haute$88,320$58K - $135K1400.22%
KSTopeka$71,190$43K - $123K600.05%
KSWichita$78,570$49K - $135K4800.17%
KYBowling Green$69,790$38K - $96K1600.28%
KYElizabethtown$73,690$60K - $103K700.15%
KYLexington - Fayette$83,120$56K - $117K3600.15%
KYLouisville - Jefferson County$80,910$54K - $129K1,1500.19%
KYOwensboro$75,690$51K - $164K1200.25%
LAAlexandriaN/AN/A - N/A500.08%
LABaton Rouge$108,360$59K - $168K4300.12%
LAHouma - Bayou Cane - Thibodaux$65,930$42K - $106K1000.11%
LALafayette$86,780$56K - $135K1200.08%
LALake Charles$71,980$46K - $131K1600.18%
LAMonroe$82,450$54K - $103K600.08%
LANew Orleans - Metairie - Kenner$95,680$61K - $175K4700.09%
LAShreveport - Bossier City$70,660$47K - $138K1400.08%
MABoston - Cambridge - Quincy (Metro Area)$106,440$65K - $177K1,5000.09%
MABrockton - Bridgewater - Easton (Metro Area)$81,210$52K - $131K1100.13%
MAFramingham (Metro Area)$103,290$65K - $155K4400.28%
MAHaverhill - North Andover - Amesbury (Metro Area)$90,050$61K - $147K1600.21%
MALawrence - Methuen - Salem (Metro Area)$105,960$79K - $156K900.15%
MALeominster - Fitchburg - Gardner$99,030$63K - $157K800.18%
MALowell - Billerica - Chelmsford (Metro Area)$105,420$78K - $170K2000.17%
MANew Bedford$115,860$59K - $176K500.08%
MAPeabody (Metro Area)$93,690$63K - $172K1000.10%
MAPittsfield$100,340$58K - $140K600.19%
MASpringfield$85,480$52K - $155K5000.17%
MATaunton - Norton - Raynham (Metro Area)$105,320$54K - $149K600.13%
MAWorcester$101,370$67K - $159K3100.13%
MDBaltimore - Towson$91,540$55K - $142K8500.07%
MDBethesda - Rockville - Frederick (Metro Area)$112,010$75K - $185K2500.04%
MDCumberland$78,350$46K - N/A400.10%
MDHagerstown - Martinsburg$83,900$53K - $129K600.06%
MDSalisbury$89,090$56K - $141K300.06%
MEBangor$78,930$55K - $131K600.09%
MELewiston - Auburn$72,570$52K - $133K700.14%
MEPortland - South Portland - Biddeford$84,160$49K - $129K1800.09%
MIAnn Arbor$98,390$56K - $172K2400.13%
MIBattle Creek$80,860$57K - $123K1300.24%
MIDetroit - Livonia - Dearborn (Metro Area)$106,120$68K - $172K2,7800.40%
MIFlint$107,950$63K - $151K2600.20%
MIGrand Rapids - Wyoming$88,230$59K - $141K1,0500.27%
MIHolland - Grand Haven$91,700$58K - $142K3400.33%
MIJackson$90,290$55K - $120K1300.25%
MIKalamazoo - Portage$91,990$65K - $143K3800.30%
MILansing - East Lansing$91,650$66K - $120K2800.14%
MIMonroe$107,210$70K - $153K1100.29%
MIMuskegon - Norton Shores$89,830$63K - $121K1200.21%
MINiles - Benton Harbor$89,160$60K - $124K2500.44%
MISaginaw - Saginaw Township NorthN/AN/A - N/A2500.30%
MIWarren - Troy - Farmington Hills (Metro Area)$107,390$70K - $172K2,6800.25%
MNDuluth$87,780$60K - $137K1000.08%
MNMankato - North Mankato$72,110$52K - $124K900.18%
MNMinneapolis - St. Paul - Bloomington$94,600$62K - $169K3,5200.20%
MNRochester$70,040$35K - $121K900.09%
MNSt. Cloud$76,440$50K - $144K1700.17%
MOCape Girardeau - Jackson$87,520$52K - $129K900.22%
MOColumbia$99,160$57K - $161K500.06%
MOJefferson City$67,900$39K - $119K600.08%
MOJoplin$68,550$44K - $125K1300.17%
MOKansas City$81,560$51K - $142K1,0400.11%
MOSpringfield$75,520$43K - $130K1400.08%
MOSt. Joseph$72,250$58K - $121K900.17%
MOSt. Louis$85,640$51K - $153K1,6200.13%
MSGulfport - Biloxi$79,240$42K - $149K500.05%
MSHattiesburg$76,190$40K - $105K300.06%
MSJackson$78,670$52K - $121K1900.08%
NCAsheville$83,880$60K - $122K1900.11%
NCBurlington$94,080$59K - $142K1100.19%
NCCharlotte - Gastonia - Rock Hill$88,660$62K - $135K8100.09%
NCDurham - Chapel Hill$115,090$68K - N/A2700.10%
NCFayetteville$92,460$62K - $148K600.05%
NCGreensboro - High Point$87,720$62K - $136K6600.19%
NCGreenville$114,020$59K - $175K1500.20%
NCHickory - Lenoir - Morganton$76,340$47K - $118K2700.19%
NCRaleigh - Cary$106,960$66K - $159K3700.07%
NCRocky Mount$74,430$60K - $110K1900.33%
NCWilmington$108,630$70K - $164K800.06%
NCWinston - Salem$87,160$49K - $135K3100.15%
NDFargo$64,670$49K - $106K1000.08%
NDGrand Forks$75,470$49K - $122K800.15%
NELincoln$81,570$53K - $119K2000.12%
NEOmaha - Council Bluffs$82,740$54K - $139K4100.09%
NHManchester$87,710$56K - $139K900.09%
NHNashua (Metro Area)$92,850$63K - $155K3100.24%
NHPortsmouth$104,020$74K - $169K600.11%
NHRochester - Dover$90,210$61K - $145K600.11%
NJAtlantic City - Hammonton$89,520$37K - $121K500.04%
NJCamden (Metro Area)$100,920$71K - $159K5600.11%
NJEdison - New Brunswick (Metro Area)$111,160$75K - $176K1,2000.12%
NJNewark - Union (Metro Area)$106,230$73K - N/A1,2600.13%
NJTrenton - EwingN/AN/A - N/A3200.15%
NMAlbuquerque$80,480$47K - $154K2000.05%
NMFarmington$99,190$54K - $162K500.10%
NMLas Cruces$63,070$41K - $111K400.06%
NVCarson City$90,400$53K - $143K400.14%
NVLas Vegas - Paradise$98,160$62K - $140K3600.04%
NVReno - Sparks$80,760$44K - $141K2200.11%
NYAlbany - Schenectady - Troy$103,720$67K - N/A2200.05%
NYBinghamton$82,850$62K - $117K800.07%
NYBuffalo - Niagara Falls$89,060$57K - $141K6000.11%
NYElmira$93,730$69K - $142K600.16%
NYGlens Falls$90,930$61K - $153K600.12%
NYNassau - Suffolk (Metro Area)$100,580$67K - $159K7600.06%
NYNew York - White Plains - Wayne (Metro Area)$113,760$75K - $184K2,4700.05%
NYPoughkeepsie - Newburgh - Middletown$93,200$64K - $142K1000.04%
NYRochester$87,320$57K - $163K6000.12%
NYSyracuse$79,140$46K - $122K2600.09%
NYUtica - Rome$85,070$56K - $116K800.06%
OHAkron$81,430$53K - $138K8600.27%
OHCanton - Massillon$70,330$40K - $119K3900.24%
OHCincinnati - Middletown$93,380$55K - $162K2,3600.24%
OHCleveland - Elyria - Mentor$85,600$54K - $150K2,7200.27%
OHColumbus$84,600$55K - $150K1,0900.12%
OHDayton$85,010$55K - $131K7600.21%
OHLima$80,460$52K - $138K1200.25%
OHMansfield$79,120$44K - $122K1600.31%
OHSandusky$85,530$55K - $145K800.22%
OHSpringfield$77,200$53K - $112K1300.28%
OHSteubenville - Weirton$89,230$56K - $142K600.14%
OHToledo$87,370$53K - $150K5500.19%
OHYoungstown - Warren - Boardman$75,610$46K - $148K4800.22%
OKLawton$72,480$44K - $111K600.15%
OKOklahoma City$82,650$49K - $147K8300.14%
OKTulsa$76,950$53K - $122K1,0400.25%
ORBend$82,920$52K - $115K500.08%
OREugene - Springfield$76,330$41K - $114K1500.11%
ORMedford$78,280$45K - $117K900.12%
ORPortland - Vancouver - Hillsboro$89,370$54K - $143K1,7500.17%
ORSalem$73,640$53K - $120K1300.09%
PAAllentown - Bethlehem - Easton$92,940$58K - $159K5400.16%
PAAltoona$84,000$44K - $138K600.11%
PAErie$87,410$51K - $155K2300.18%
PAHarrisburg - Carlisle$88,190$53K - $146K1700.05%
PAJohnstown$67,680$44K - $104K500.09%
PALancaster$77,930$52K - $113K3800.17%
PALebanon$81,490$54K - $142K1100.21%
PAPhiladelphia (Metro Area)$98,340$64K - $167K1,8200.10%
PAPittsburgh$93,410$58K - $162K1,3600.12%
PAReading$85,810$51K - $141K2600.16%
PAScranton - Wilkes - Barre$74,310$44K - $116K2600.11%
PAState College$80,440$52K - $145K800.12%
PAWilliamsport$98,330$51K - $177K800.14%
PAYork - Hanover$78,340$53K - $123K3700.21%
PRAguadilla - Isabela - San Sebastian$83,240$34K - $140K400.10%
PRGuayama$110,820$81K - $147K400.27%
PRPonce$89,930$44K - $140K600.12%
PRSan Juan - Caguas - Guaynabo$84,320$40K - $147K8000.11%
RIProvidence - Fall River - Warwick$91,170$60K - $145K6500.12%
SCAnderson$94,590$40K - $168K1300.22%
SCCharleston - North Charleston - Summerville$90,400$54K - $148K3900.13%
SCColumbia$86,460$51K - $123K3600.11%
SCFlorence$86,200$53K - $147K1400.17%
SCGreenville - Mauldin - Easley$85,210$52K - $126K5300.18%
SCMyrtle Beach - North Myrtle Beach - Conway$70,150$34K - $99K500.04%
SCSpartanburg$100,360$55K - N/A2000.17%
SDRapid City$81,760$58K - $116K300.05%
SDSioux Falls$84,780$64K - $111K1000.08%
TNChattanooga$90,600$53K - $147K4100.18%
TNClarksville$67,850$42K - $114K1500.18%
TNCleveland$92,110$52K - N/A700.20%
TNJackson$84,680$56K - $141K700.13%
TNJohnson City$76,700$46K - $117K900.11%
TNKingsport - Bristol - Bristol$91,130$52K - $155K1900.16%
TNKnoxville$88,790$46K - $141K3600.11%
TNMemphis$92,790$55K - $158K7300.12%
TNMorristown$81,800$46K - $122K1100.25%
TNNashville - Davidson - Murfreesboro - Franklin$82,120$49K - $125K8000.11%
TXAmarillo$115,430$69K - $151K800.07%
TXAustin - Round Rock - San Marcos$90,960$48K - $170K6300.08%
TXBeaumont - Port Arthur$96,510$58K - $148K2300.15%
TXBrownsville - Harlingen$74,170$52K - $128K400.04%
TXCollege Station - Bryan$101,130$65K - $173K600.06%
TXCorpus Christi$88,230$48K - $172K1400.08%
TXDallas - Plano - Irving (Metro Area)$93,860$53K - $150K2,1100.10%
TXEl Paso$74,100$46K - $127K2000.07%
TXFort Worth - Arlington (Metro Area)$92,430$54K - $182K9800.11%
TXHouston - Sugar Land - Baytown$109,620$62K - N/A3,9300.15%
TXKilleen - Temple - Fort Hood$85,250$57K - N/A600.04%
TXLongview$82,300$52K - $164K1400.14%
TXLubbock$77,260$30K - $146K500.04%
TXMcAllen - Edinburg - Mission$77,470$50K - $142K900.04%
TXMidland$109,960$79K - $186K1500.19%
TXOdessa$117,570$65K - N/A800.12%
TXSan Antonio - New Braunfels$94,260$51K - $168K6100.07%
TXSherman - Denison$90,830$64K - $133K400.09%
TXTyler$82,090$55K - $123K1000.11%
TXVictoria$75,740$51K - $150K1200.23%
TXWaco$75,040$51K - $138K1500.15%
TXWichita Falls$90,040$47K - $144K500.09%
UTLogan$80,970$63K - $119K900.18%
UTOgden - Clearfield$86,550$58K - $118K2000.10%
UTProvo - Orem$94,140$46K - $169K2000.11%
UTSalt Lake City$89,930$61K - $145K6300.10%
UTSt. George$86,740$70K - $112KN/AN/A
VABlacksburg - Christiansburg - Radford$102,290$58K - $161K800.13%
VADanville$81,950$48K - $136K600.15%
VAHarrisonburg$87,920$58K - $139K900.16%
VALynchburg$89,020$64K - $145K1300.14%
VARichmond$102,730$65K - $181K4100.07%
VARoanoke$88,260$56K - $146K1400.09%
VAVirginia Beach - Norfolk - Newport News$92,980$63K - $153K4200.06%
VAWinchester$92,010$63K - $141K700.14%
VTBurlington - South Burlington$106,270$58K - $147K1300.11%
WABellingham$75,930$50K - $134K700.09%
WABremerton - Silverdale$80,730$58K - $129K500.06%
WAKennewick - Pasco - Richland$86,630$64K - $144K600.06%
WALongview$101,040$56K - $158K600.19%
WAMount Vernon - Anacortes$85,830$59K - $118K600.13%
WAOlympia$64,740$52K - $133K600.07%
WASeattle - Bellevue - Everett (Metro Area)$104,140$64K - $162K1,6600.12%
WASpokane$71,750$46K - $136K1700.09%
WATacoma (Metro Area)$89,300$61K - $137K2700.10%
WAYakima$83,650$50K - $140K900.11%
WIAppleton$73,990$45K - $122K2200.19%
WIEau Claire$85,110$60K - $125K1200.16%
WIFond du Lac$81,680$52K - $116K700.16%
WIGreen Bay$78,650$50K - $121K2900.17%
WIJanesville$87,990$63K - $126K1200.21%
WILa Crosse$84,420$50K - $119K900.13%
WIMadison$90,630$63K - $144K4600.14%
WIMilwaukee - Waukesha - West Allis$90,290$56K - $138K1,8100.22%
WIOshkosh - Neenah$81,380$55K - $127K2300.26%
WIRacine$91,470$52K - $184K2000.27%
WISheboygan$91,780$46K - $183K1900.34%
WIWausau$73,320$51K - $111K1600.25%
WVCharleston$82,890$55K - $165K900.06%
WVHuntington - Ashland$78,780$54K - $121K700.07%
WVMorgantown$96,820$63K - $149K600.10%
WVParkersburg - Marietta - Vienna$98,130$50K - $146K1600.24%
WVWheeling$78,690$45K - N/A800.12%
WYCasper$87,750$63K - $187K300.08%