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Average Salary for Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Employees

Based in Marietta, Georgia, paperboard mills industry player Graphic Packaging International, Inc. offers many employment opportunities, including Manufacturing Production Manager and Computer Aided Design Designer positions. Graphic Packaging International, Inc. generally pays its employees $60K annually. Your city plays the largest role in compensation at Graphic Packaging International, Inc., but your role at the company and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Graphic Packaging International, Inc. typically pays:
below market

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Employer: Graphic Packaging International, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Production Manager, Manufacturing (3)
$45,167 - $117,311  
[-]Production Manager, Manufacturing (3)
Salary$46,245 - $106,523  
Bonus$909 - $14,830  
Total Pay$45,167 - $117,311  
[+]Project Engineer (2)
$43,781 - $103,326  
[+]Project Engineer (2)
Salary$45,754 - $103,875  
Total Pay$43,781 - $103,326  
[+]Maintenance Planner (2)
$47,560 - $105,197  
[+]Maintenance Planner (2)
Salary$47,143 - $97,771  
Total Pay$47,560 - $105,197  
[+]Production Scheduler (2)
$30,571 - $63,886  
[+]Production Scheduler (2)
Total Pay$30,571 - $63,886  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 61
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Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Details

Marietta, Georgia 30067

Paperboard Mills

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Median pay is highest in Irvine ($108K per year), followed by Macon ($88K), Atlanta (around $67K), and West Monroe (approximately $62K). Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at about $37K) is Concord. The highest pay by state can be found in California, where salaries average out at $100K annually.


Manufacturing Production Managers earn the highest median pay at around $84K, followed by Maintenance Planners ($79K), Project Engineers ($59K), and Buyers (approximately $47K). Financial compensation for Computer Aided Design Designers is rather low — only about $36K — relative to the rest of the company.

Years of Experience

Respondents with a company tenure of five to ten years tend to make $72K. Broken down by tenure, the largest number of Graphic Packaging International, Inc. employees (30 percent) have one to four years of experience and typically earn about $57K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $80K for Certified Six Sigma Black Belts; non-accredited workers make much less. Graphic Packaging International, Inc. compensates Associate's Degree-holders the most at approximately $84K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Electronic Troubleshooting; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $85K. Microsoft Office is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; about a fifth of Graphic Packaging International, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Lean Manufacturing.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Graphic Packaging International, Inc. can sometimes lack paid time off; one-half of workers get paid vacation days, and a sixth of workers receive paid sick leave. A strong majority of workers set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Almost all workers report having health insurance, and the greater part of workers report having dental coverage. Some other perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats

33 %
67 %
$32,180 - $76,302
$42,000 - $81,801
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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