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Production Planner Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$67,332 (USD)

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Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Production Planner is $67,332 a year and $32 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Production Planner is between $48,565 and $82,883. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Production Planner. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Prepares production schedules for business unit or organization.
  • Draws up master schedule to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet completion dates according to sales forecasts or customer orders.
  • Arranges orders into a sequential work schedule.
  • Examines production specifications and capacity data, and performs mathematical calculations to determine production processes, tools, and human resource requirements.
Production Planner Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks

Job family population: 336,000

Estimated population of Production Planner jobs: 21,450

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Production Planner Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Production Planner
Jun 13
Buffalo Grove, IL, USA
We have a need for a Production Planner who will be responsible for all scheduling functions to support customer orders and site inventory goals, while maintaining production efficiencies and ...
Production Planner/Scheduler
Jun 12
Hobart, IN, USA
Daifuku Wynright Corporation
The Production Planner/Scheduler initiates work and ensures uniform work flow through multiple departments based on manufacturing resource planning (MRP) requirements. Responsibilities + Creates shop ...
Production Planner
May 10
Hodgkins, IL, USA
Schulze & Burch
he Production Planner is responsible for developing and executing supply and inventory plans that will meet sales and service objectives. This person will work with multiple departments to ensure ...
Materials Planner
May 22
Chicago, IL, USA
Fareva Morton Grove
The Materials Planner plays a vital role of procuring, releasing and expediting the proper level of ... Must analyze production demands daily and react within constraints of basic inventory control. (e.g.
Production Planner
Apr 15
Lansing, IL, USA
Hadady Machining Co Inc
Responsibilities and Requirements: ​Wage based on experience * Evaluate incoming cylinder rebuild requirements and inputs rebuild requirements into manufacturing system to generate shop travelers ...
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