Professional woman holding a tablet standing in a technical or industrial setting with technicians in the background

Production Supervisors 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.

Sample of reported job titles: Assembly Supervisor, Department Manager, Manufacturing Supervisor, Molding Supervisor, Production Manager, Production Supervisor, Quality Assurance Supervisor (QA Supervisor), Shift Supervisor, Supervisor, Team Leader

Local Characteristics

  • Median Wage of $24.67 (+10% from 2015)
  • 886 Employed Locally
  • Projected Growth, 2018-2023: 7%
  • Retirement Risk: 24% of Local Employees Aged 55+
  • Gender Diversity: 18% of Local Employees are Female

NCRC/WorkKeys Targets*


Graphic Literacy
4 4 4

Training and Prep

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*In 2017 NCRC/WorkKeys test names were revised from the older titles of Applied Math, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.