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General Supervisor Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$76,848 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a General Supervisor is $76,848 a year and $37 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a General Supervisor is between $55,116 and $94,832. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a General Supervisor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and coordinates, through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities of production department (s) in processing materials or manufacturing products in industrial establishment, applying knowledge of production methods, processes, machines and equipment, plant layout, and production capacities of each department: reviews production orders or schedules to ascertain product data, such as types, quantities, and specifications of products and scheduled delivery dates in order to plan department operations.
  • Plans production operations, establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing products, utilizing knowledge of production processes and methods, machine and equipment capabilities, and human resource requirements.
  • Prepares operational schedules and coordinates manufacturing activities to ensure production and quality of products meets specifications.
  • Reviews production and operating reports and resolves operational, manufacturing, and maintenance problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays.
  • Inspects machines and equipment to ensure specific operational performance and optimum utilization.
  • Develops or revises standard operational and working practices and observes workers to ensure compliance with standards.
  • Initiates personnel actions, such as promotions, transfers, discharges, or disciplinary measures.
  • Resolves worker grievances or submits unsettled grievances to production superintendent for action.
  • Workers are usually designated according to department processes, operations, activity, or industry.
General Supervisor Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Industrial Production Managers

Job family population: 171,520

Estimated population of General Supervisor jobs: 6,720

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

General Supervisor Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Production Supervisor
Jun 3
Seattle, WA, USA
Distant Lands Coffee
The Production Supervisor position is responsible for directing and overseeing roasting and packaging in the Renton, WA manufacturing facility. Key elements of this position include ensuring ...
Production Manager Trainee - Entry Level
May 20
Snohomish, WA, USA
Black Swan Search
General Summary The Production Management Trainee is responsible for developing comprehensive ... Supervises activities consistent with all Company policies, procedures and applicable laws and ...
Production Supervisor
Jun 20
Sumner, WA, USA
Cold Locker Processing
Production Supervisor FULL-TIME $22/hr The wage for this position is $16-24 an hour depending on experience. Duties include having a complete understanding of the characteristics of all fish and ...
Depot Shift Supervisor - AM Shift
May 17
Kent, WA, USA
GSO, a General Logistics System company.
GSO, a General Logistics Systems Company, is a leading regional delivery carrier which has been ... Position Summary The Depot Shift Supervisor for AM Shift manages all aspects of Depot Inbound ...
Production Supervisor
Jun 4
Kent, WA, USA
Taylor Farms, North America's Favorite Maker of Salads and Healthy Fresh Foods, is searching for a 2nd shift PM Production Supervisor at their plant in Kent, WA . If you have the following, they want ...
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