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Food Processing Plant Manager Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$69,295 (USD)

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Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Food Processing Plant Manager is $69,295 a year and $33 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Food Processing Plant Manager is between $49,347 and $85,652. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Food Processing Plant Manager. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and coordinates activities of food processing plant: contacts buyers or growers to arrange for purchasing or harvesting and delivery of agricultural products, seafoods, meat, or other raw materials to plant for processing.
  • Directs, through subordinate supervisory personnel, workers engaged in processing, canning, freezing, storing, and shipping food products.
  • Directs and coordinates activities concerned with dismantling, moving, installing, or repairing of machines and equipment.
  • Approves plant payroll and payments for purchased materials or products.
  • Estimates quantities of foods for processing required and orders foods, materials, supplies, and equipment needed.
  • Hires, transfers, and discharges employees.
  • May provide suppliers with transportation to expedite delivery of purchased products or supplies to plant.
  • May arrange for freezing of packaged products by other food processing plants.
  • May negotiate with suppliers or growers prices to be paid for purchases.
Food Processing Plant Manager Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Industrial Production Managers

Job family population: 171,520

Estimated population of Food Processing Plant Manager jobs: 6,720

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Food Processing Plant Manager Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Plant Engineer - meat processing
Jan 17
Omaha, NE, USA
... to the Plant Manager. Responsibilities - A safe working environment is our top priority ... Food safety, quality, and food regulatory requirements are equally important - contribute ...
Production Manager
Jan 17
Adams, USA
Job Juncture, Inc.
Experience in a regulated industry (food, pharmaceutical, ingredients, fuels, bio-fuels, or similar regulated processing plant) Ready to take the step into a production manager role and run day to ...
Plant Manager
Dec 1
Fremont, NE, USA
A-S Medication Solutions
Summary The plant manager position directs and manages all plant operations with overall responsibilities for production, maintenance, staffing, quality and other production-related activities. The ...
Sr. Engineer - Early Management
Jan 25
Omaha, NE, USA
Interaction and communication ranges from the Plant Manager VP level across the enterprise, through ... food production facility. * The candidate must possess strong leadership, organizational and ...
Sanitation - 3rd Shift
Dec 11
Wakefield, NE, USA
Michael Foods
Michael Foods, Inc. is a leader in the food processing and distribution industry with business in ... Reports to management if any conditions or practices may adversely affect food safety, food quality ...
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