How much does a Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor make in the United States? The average Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor salary in the United States is $94,971 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $82,403 and $109,023. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor Salary $70,960 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor Salary $82,403 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor Salary $94,971 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor Salary $109,023 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor Salary $121,816 US April 24, 2024
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What skills does a Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Being Resilient: Resilience is the process and outcome of successfully adapting to difficult or challenging life experiences. Being resilient means that when we do fail, we bounce back, we have the strength to learn the lessons we need to learn.

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Maintenance Planning: Designing, implementing, and managing maintenance plans to help increase efficiency while delivering safer and more cost-effective operations.

Being Resilient 12.5%
Maintenance Planning 12.5%
Others 75%

Job Description for Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor

Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor supervises operators of chemical processing equipment and monitors the production processes to ensure efficient and safe output. Adheres to standard operating procedures (SOP) and conducts required in process quality checks to identify and resolve issues during processing. Being a Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor guides and assists with troubleshooting and resolution of problems with equipment. Reviews production data logs and metrics. Additionally, Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor schedules staff and resources that will meet production targets and standards. Ensures all safety policies, procedures, and training requirements are followed. Coaches team for top performance and resolves conflicts. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. To be a Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area and department processes. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Career Path for Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor

A career path is a sequence of jobs that leads to your short- and long-term career goals. Some follow a linear career path within one field, while others change fields periodically to achieve career or personal goals.

For Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor, the first career path typically progresses to Chemical Plant Operations Manager.

The second career path typically starts with a Mine Foreman position, and then progresses to Mine Manager.

Additionally, the third career path typically progresses to Quarry Superintendent.

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Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor, the highest Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor salary is in Miami, FL, where the Chemical Plant Operations Supervisor salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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