Producer and Director Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of producers and directors in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare producer and director salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Producers and Directors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,080
25th Percentile Wage
$58,340
50th Percentile Wage
$80,450
75th Percentile Wage
$101,720
90th Percentile Wage
$131,070

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for producers and directors in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) producers and directors is $131,070. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $80,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid producers and directors is $42,080.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of producers and directors in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$80,450
1.18% -24.35%
2016
$79,500
4.28% -
2015
$76,100
-22.85% -
2014
$93,490
6.48% -
2013
$87,430
-14.42% -
2012
$100,040
- -

Compare Producer and Director Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of producers and directors in four industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for producer and director occupations is the communications equipment manufacturing industry with an annual salary $172,310. The lowest paying industry is the computer and electronic product manufacturing industry (annual salary $81,180). For detailed producer and director salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$172,310
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$86,290
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$85,660
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$81,180

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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