ABBOTT LABORATORIES Production Specialist II/Machine Operator Salary in the United States

How much does a Production Specialist II/Machine Operator make at companies like ABBOTT LABORATORIES in the United States? The average salary for Production Specialist II/Machine Operator at companies like ABBOTT LABORATORIES in the United States is $44,714 as of November 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $38,475 and $50,954. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities2


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What does a Production Specialist II/Machine Operator do at companies like ABBOTT LABORATORIES?

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 103,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.


At Abbott, diverse ideas, perspectives, and expertise allow us to create life-changing solutions that help people live healthier lives. In 150 countries and with businesses spanning nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices, and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott offers you enormous opportunities to explore your interests and help you achieve your career and personal goals.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Production Specialist II within our Abbott Rapid Diagnostics business located at Scarborough, Maine.  In this role, you will perform the work required for the assembly of components, devices, and/or the final product depending on the trade assigned. 

Abbott Rapid Diagnostics (formerly Alere) is part of Abbott’s Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry-leading technologies to support diagnostic testing which provides important information for treatment and management of diseases and other conditions.


  • Performs work required for the assembly of components, devices and/or the final product
  • Performs routine work in all production areas with limited supervision
  • Ensures quality of product using standard operating procedures, templates, training and supervision, and good judgment
  • Provides input for enhancing efficiencies and modifying/creating SOPs to ensure accuracy/quality or improve productivity
  • May be subject to call back or extended hours as required


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 1+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge and demonstrated understanding of GMP and how it applies to specific responsibilities and manufacturing operations.


  • Demonstrated knowledge and/or understanding of medical device manufacturing.
  • Prior Machine Operation experience in a manufacturing environment.


  • Skill in using computer applications including spreadsheet, database, and word processing software.

About Abbott

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation, please send an email to

$38,475 Low Average $44,714 High $50,954

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The chart shows total cash compensation for the ABBOTT LABORATORIES Production Specialist II/Machine Operator in the United States, which includes base, and annual incentives can vary anywhere from $38,475 to $50,954 with an average total cash compensation of $44,714. Total compensation includes the value of any benefits received in addition to your salary and some of the benefits that are most commonly provided within a total compensation package including bonuses, commissions, paid time off, and Insurance. The total cash compensation may get paid differently by industry, location, and other factors.
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