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Factory and Manufacturing Average Salaries in Frankfurt 2020

How much money does a person working in Factory and Manufacturing make in Frankfurt?

Average Monthly Salary
9,880 EUR
( 119,000 EUR yearly)


A person working in Factory and Manufacturing in Frankfurt typically earns around 9,880 EUR per month. Salaries range from 4,660 EUR (lowest average) to 18,600 EUR (highest average, actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries vary drastically between different Factory and Manufacturing careers. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Salaries for specific jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Assembly Foreman4,890 EUR
Assembly Line Worker4,570 EUR
Assembly Supervisor7,140 EUR
Assistance Maintenance Manager11,600 EUR
Assistant Shipping Manager10,900 EUR
Chemical Equipment Controller10,000 EUR
Chemical Technican Apprentice8,850 EUR
CNC Machinist9,320 EUR
CNC Operator8,410 EUR
CNC Programmer9,030 EUR
Colour Technologist8,010 EUR
Contracts Manager11,900 EUR
Data Collection Coordinator7,800 EUR
Demand Planner7,190 EUR
Derrick Operator6,070 EUR
Director of Manufacturing12,700 EUR
Dock Worker6,450 EUR
Drying Technician6,370 EUR
Equipment Operator5,850 EUR
Export Sales Coordinator10,400 EUR
Factory Superintendent8,170 EUR
Factory Worker7,760 EUR
Failure Analysis Technician7,930 EUR
Fiberglass Laminator6,650 EUR
Food Technologist8,580 EUR
Forklift Driver6,390 EUR
Forming Machine Operator7,040 EUR
Furnace Operator5,900 EUR
Gas Appliance Repairer6,520 EUR
General Warehouse Associate9,780 EUR
Heavy Equipment Operator7,450 EUR
HSE Manager12,600 EUR
Industrial Engineer10,900 EUR
Industrial Machinery Mechanic8,920 EUR
Industrial Production Manager15,800 EUR
Industrial Safety and Health Engineer12,200 EUR
Intake Operator7,430 EUR
Key Account Manager12,700 EUR
Lift Truck Operator6,620 EUR
Loading Supervisor8,870 EUR
Logistic Coordinator10,200 EUR
Logistics Clerk8,160 EUR
Machine Operator6,620 EUR
Machinist5,990 EUR
Maintenance Manager11,600 EUR
Maintenance Store Clerk6,340 EUR
Manufacturing Engineer11,100 EUR
Manufacturing Engineering Manager14,200 EUR
Manufacturing Engineering Technologist11,600 EUR
Manufacturing Manager14,600 EUR
Manufacturing Operative10,700 EUR
Manufacturing Production Technician8,260 EUR
Manufacturing Supervisor9,620 EUR
Manufacturing Technician7,700 EUR
Materials Supervisor10,300 EUR
Mechanical Fitter Engineer10,100 EUR
Mechanical Foreman6,360 EUR
Merchandise Planner8,280 EUR
Metrology Engineer10,800 EUR
Operations Engineer10,300 EUR
Operations Manager14,000 EUR
Order Management Coordinator10,400 EUR
Order Processing Manager12,000 EUR
Order Selector7,640 EUR
Package Handler5,920 EUR
Packaging Manager11,300 EUR
Packer4,660 EUR
Packing Deputy Supervisor9,270 EUR
Planning Manager12,300 EUR
Plant Manager13,900 EUR
Precision Instrument Repairer8,380 EUR
Process Technician7,590 EUR
Product Manager13,300 EUR
Production Analyst13,100 EUR
Production Director16,000 EUR
Production Engineer11,300 EUR
Production Engineering Supervisor12,600 EUR
Production Inspector12,300 EUR
Production Laborer6,370 EUR
Production Manager13,800 EUR
Production Scheduler9,670 EUR
Production Supervisor11,400 EUR
Quality Control Analyst13,100 EUR
Quality Control Inspector11,400 EUR
Quality Control Manager13,900 EUR
Service Technician7,770 EUR
SHEQ Officer7,560 EUR
Shipping Manager12,900 EUR
Small Engine Mechanic8,530 EUR
Spray Painter6,420 EUR
Sterile Processing Technician6,690 EUR
Structural Welder5,750 EUR
Supply Chain Operative10,300 EUR
Technical Operator7,760 EUR
Technology Development Manager14,700 EUR
Testing Technician10,900 EUR
Toolmaker8,140 EUR
Warehouse Operative6,380 EUR
Warehouse Worker6,420 EUR
Warranty Handler8,880 EUR
Welder7,380 EUR
Workshop Manager11,900 EUR

Factory and Manufacturing Jobs Salary Distribution in Frankfurt

Median and salary distribution monthly Frankfurt Factory and Manufacturing
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The median, the maximum, the minimum, and the range

  • Salary Range

    Factory and Manufacturing salaries in Frankfurt range from 4,660 EUR per month (minimum average salary) to 18,600 EUR per month (maximum average salary, actual maximum is higher).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 10,700 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Factory and Manufacturing are earning less than 10,700 EUR while the other half are earning more than 10,700 EUR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

  • Percentiles

    Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Factory and Manufacturing are earning less than 6,900 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 6,900 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Factory and Manufacturing are earning less than 15,800 EUR while 25% are earning more than 15,800 EUR.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plenty of room for improvement. If your wage is between the average and the median, then things can be a bit complicated. We wrote a guide to explain all about the different scenarios. How to compare your salary

Salary Comparison by Years of Experience

How does a person's salary progress over time?

Salary Comparison By Experience Level
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The experience level is the most important factor in determining the salary. Naturally the more years of experience the higher the wage.

Generally speaking, employees having experience from two to five years earn on average 32% more than freshers and juniors across all industries and disciplines.

Professionals with experience of more than five years tend to earn on average 36% more than those with five years or less of work experience.

Change in salary based on experience varies drastically from one location to another and depends hugely on the career field as well. The data displayed here is the combined average of many different jobs. To view accurate figures, choose a specific job title.

As you hit the ten years mark, the salary increases by 21% and an additional 14% for those who have crossed the 15 years mark.

Those figures are presented as guidelines only. The numbers become more significant if you consider one job title at a time.

On average, a person's salary doubles their starting salary by the time they cross the 10 years* experience mark.
* Based on the average change in salary over time. Salary variations differ from person to person.

Salary Comparison By Education

How does the education level affect your salary?

Salary Comparison By Education
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It is well known that higher education equals a bigger salary, but how much more money can a degree add to your income? We compared the salaries of professionals at the same level but with different college degrees levels across many jobs, below are our findings.

Change in salary based on education varies drastically from one location to another and depends hugely on the career field as well. The data displayed here is the combined average of multiple jobs. To view accurate figures, choose a specific job title.

Workers with a certificate or diploma earn on average 17% more than their peers who only reached the high school level.

Employees who earned a Bachelor's Degree earn 24% more than those who only managed to attain a cerificate or diploma.

Professionals who attained a Master's Degree are awarded salaries that are 29% more than those with a Bachelor's Degree.

Finally, PhD holders earn 23% more than Master's Degree holders on average while doing the same job.

Is a Master's degree or an MBA worth it? Should you pursue higher education?

A Master's degree program or any post-graduate program in Germany costs anywhere from 59,400 Euro(s) to 178,000 Euro(s) and lasts approximately two years. That is quite an investment.

You can't really expect any salary increases during the study period, assuming you already have a job. In most cases, a salary review is conducted once education is completed and the degree has been attained.

Many people pursue higher education as a tactic to switch into a higher paying job. The numbers seem to support this tactic. The average increase in compensation while changing jobs is approximately 10% more than the customary salary increment.

The decision really depends on your situation and experience among many other factors. Putting all variables aside, if you can afford the costs of higher education then the return on investment is definitely worth it. You should be able to recover the costs in roughly a year or so.

Factory and Manufacturing Salary Comparison By Gender

Salary comparison by gender monthly Germany Factory and Manufacturing
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Though gender should not have an effect on pay, in reality, it does. So who gets paid more: men or women? Male employees earn 7% more than their female counterparts.

8,970 EUR
9,630 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Salary Comparison By Gender in Germany for all Careers

Salary comparison by gender monthly Germany
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Factory and Manufacturing Average Annual Salary Increment Percentage in Germany

How much are annual salary increments in Germany for Factory and Manufacturing professionals? How often do employees get salary raises?

Factory and Manufacturing

Factory and Manufacturing professionals in Germany are likely to observe a salary increase of approximately 8% every 16 months. The national average annual increment for all professions combined is 8% granted to employees every 16 months.

Annual Salary Increment Rate Germany Factory and Manufacturing
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The figures provided here are averages of numbers. Those figures should be taken as general guidelines. Salary increments will vary from person to person and depend on many factors, but your performance and contribution to the success of the organization remain the most important factors in determining how much and how often you will be granted a raise.

Germany / All Professions

Annual Salary Increment Rate Germany
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The term 'Annual Salary Increase' usually refers to the increase in 12 calendar month period, but because it is rarely that people get their salaries reviewed exactly on the one year mark, it is more meaningful to know the frequency and the rate at the time of the increase.

How to calculate the salary increment percentage?

The annual salary Increase in a calendar year (12 months) can be easily calculated as follows: Annual Salary Increase = Increase Rate x 12 ÷ Increase Frequency

The average salary increase in one year (12 months) in Germany is 6%.

Annual Increment Rate By Industry 2019

Information Technology

Listed above are the average annual increase rates for each industry in Germany for the year 2019. Companies within thriving industries tend to provide higher and more frequent raises. Exceptions do exist, but generally speaking, the situation of any company is closely related to the economic situation in the country or region. These figures tend to change frequently.

Worldwide Salary Raises: All Countries and All Jobs

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Factory and Manufacturing Bonus and Incentive Rates in Germany

How much and how often are bonuses being awarded?Annual Salary Bonus Rate Germany Factory and Manufacturing
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Factory and Manufacturing is considered to be a low bonus-based field due to the generally limited involvement in direct revenue generation, with exceptions of course. The people who get the highest bonuses are usually somehow involved in the revenue generation cycle.

66% of surveyed staff in Factory and Manufacturing reported that they haven't received any bonuses or incentives in the previous year while 34% said that they received at least one form of monetary bonus.

Those who got bonuses reported rates ranging from 0% to 4% of their annual salary.

Received Bonus
No Bonus

Types of Bonuses Considered

Individual Performance-Based Bonuses

The most standard form of bonus where the employee is awarded based on their exceptional performance.

Company Performance Bonuses

Occasionally, some companies like to celebrate excess earnings and profits with their staff collectively in the form of bonuses that are granted to everyone. The amount of the bonus will probably be different from person to person depending on their role within the organization.

Goal-Based Bonuses

Granted upon achieving an important goal or milestone.

Holiday / End of Year Bonuses

These types of bonuses are given without a reason and usually resemble an appreciation token.

Bonuses Are Not Commissions!

People tend to confuse bonuses with commissions. A commission is a prefixed rate at which someone gets paid for items sold or deals completed while a bonus is in most cases arbitrary and unplanned.

What makes a position worthy of good bonuses and a high salary?

The main two types of jobs

Revenue GeneratorsSupporting Cast

Employees that are directly involved in generating revenue or profit for the organization. Their field of expertise usually matches the type of business.

Employees that support and facilitate the work of revenue generators. Their expertise is usually different from that of the core business operations.

A graphics designer working for a graphics designing company.

A graphic designer in the marketing department of a hospital.

Revenue generators usually get more and higher bonuses, higher salaries, and more frequent salary increments. The reason is quite simple: it is easier to quantify your value to the company in monetary terms when you participate in revenue generation.

Try to work for companies where your skills can generate revenue. We can't all generate revenue and that's perfectly fine.

Bonus Comparison by Seniority Level

Top management personnel and senior employees naturally exhibit higher bonus rates and frequencies than juniors. This is very predictable due to the inherent responsibilities of being higher in the hierarchy. People in top positions can easily get double or triple bonus rates than employees down the pyramid.

Government vs Private Sector Salary Comparison

Public vs private sector salaries monthly Germany
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Where can you get paid more, working for a private company or for the government? Public sector employees in Germany earn 5% more than their private sector counterparts.

Private Sector
11,600 EUR
Public Sector+5%
12,100 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Factory and Manufacturing Salary Forecast and Trend in Germany

How do Factory and Manufacturing salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.

Salary trends and forecast monthly Germany Factory and Manufacturing
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Average Salary 2016
8,040 EUR
Average Salary 2017+4%
8,340 EUR
Average Salary 2018+4%
8,650 EUR
Average Salary 2019+4%
8,970 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Factory and Manufacturing salaries in Germany are rising in the year 2020 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 4% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continuous increase in pay in 2021 and future years. These numbers may vary from industry to another.

Factory and Manufacturing Hourly Average Wage in Frankfurt

57 EUR per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Frankfurt is 57 EUR. This means that the average person in Frankfurt earns approximately 57 EUR for every worked hour.

Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one worked hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and the annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximations and are considered to be the standard. One major difference between salaried employees and hourly paid employees is overtime eligibility. Salaried employees are usually exempt from overtime as opposed to hourly paid staff.

Factory and Manufacturing VS Other Jobs

Salary Comparison Between Factory and Manufacturing and Factory and Manufacturing monthly Frankfurt
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The average salary for Factory and Manufacturing is 22% less than that of All Jobs.

Frankfurt VS Germany

Salary Comparison Between Frankfurt and Germany monthly Factory and Manufacturing
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We compared Factory and Manufacturing salaries in Frankfurt and Germany and we found that Frankfurt salaries are 6% more than those of Germany.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Berlin10,600 EUR
Bremen9,180 EUR
Dortmund8,970 EUR
Dresden8,650 EUR
Dusseldorf9,740 EUR
Essen9,350 EUR
Frankfurt9,880 EUR
Hamburg10,400 EUR
Hannover8,440 EUR
Koln10,100 EUR
Leipzig8,820 EUR
Munchen10,200 EUR
Nurnberg8,280 EUR
Stuttgart9,520 EUR
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