First-Line Supervisor of Production and Operating Worker Salary Information in Rapid City, South Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of first-line supervisors of production and operating workers in Rapid City, South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of first-line supervisors of production and operating workers in Rapid City is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers in Rapid City, South Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,030
25th Percentile Wage
$46,340
50th Percentile Wage
$56,730
75th Percentile Wage
$68,440
90th Percentile Wage
$78,250

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of production and operating workers in Rapid City, South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,250. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,030.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.76
25th Percentile Wage
$22.28
50th Percentile Wage
$27.27
75th Percentile Wage
$32.90
90th Percentile Wage
$37.61

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for first-line supervisors of production and operating workers in Rapid City, South Dakota. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.61. The median hourly salary is $27.27. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.76.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of first-line supervisors of production and operating workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201656,730-1.16%13.78%
201557,3904.41%-
201454,8605.45%-
201351,8705.71%-
201248,910--

Table 3. Compare First-Line Supervisor of Production and Operating Worker Salary in Rapid City with Other South Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $56,730, Rapid City is the second highest paying city for first-line supervisors of production and operating workers in state of South Dakota, following the highest paying city Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $58,350). Compared with Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of production and operating workers in Rapid City is 2.8 percent (2.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$58,350
Rapid City
$56,730
Sioux Falls
$56,290
Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$56,220
Sioux City
$55,230
Central South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$44,680

See also: Top paying jobs in Rapid City, South Dakota.