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Average Salary for Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Marietta, Ga., Graphic Packaging International, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the paperboard mills, from Reliability Engineer to Process Engineer. The median salary at Graphic Packaging International, Inc. is $65K annually. Your job title influences pay for Graphic Packaging International, Inc. workers the most, followed by where you live and how long you've been working. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Graphic Packaging International, Inc. typically pays:
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Marietta, Georgia 30067

Paperboard Mills

Graphics Packaging International Inc., Graphics Packaging International

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The highest paychecks go to Process Engineers, who earn an average $80K per year, closely trailed by Production Supervisors (around $72K), Reliability Engineers (approximately $64K), and Project Engineers ($63K). Human Resources Coordinators are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $40K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $88K annually) can be spotted in Macon, Ga.; Atlanta, Ga. ($73K), Chicago, Ill. (about $72K), and Fort Smith, Ark. ($65K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Concord, N.H. at $49K. The highest pay by state can be found in Ohio, where salaries average out at around $82K per year.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of approximately $74K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (26 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $63K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $82K annually. On average, salaries rise to around $76K per year for accredited Certified Six Sigma Black Belts. Regarding salaries and education, Graphic Packaging International, Inc. pays those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) the most — about $108K.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Six Sigma Black Belt; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $84K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Project Management; a little less than a fifth deem it necessary for work. Microsoft Office, Lean Process Engineering, and Process Improvement are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about half of respondents receiving paid vacation and roughly one in six workers receiving sick leave. A large number of respondents save for retirement through Graphic Packaging International, Inc.'s 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for the vast majority of survey participants, and for most respondents, dental coverage is too. Some other advantages of working at Graphic Packaging International, Inc. are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for Graphic Packaging International, Inc.


31 %
69 %
$32,180 - $75,708
$52,021 - $82,349
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
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