Average Salary for Kimberly Clark Corp Employees

Irving, Texas-based Kimberly Clark Corp hires for positions ranging from Process Engineer to Electrical Engineer in the manufacturing. Kimberly Clark Corp employees bring home $79K per year on average. Your city plays the largest role in compensation at Kimberly Clark Corp, but what you do at the company and your experience level affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Irving, Texas 75038


Manufacturing, Packaging Paper and Plastics Film, Coated and Laminated, Coated and Laminated Paper, NEC, Plastics, Foil, and Coated Paper Bags, Uncoated Paper and Multiwall Bag Manufacturing, Die-Cut Paper and Paperboard and Cardboard, Sanitary Paper Products, Envelope Manufacturing, Stationery, Tablet, and Related Product Manufacturing, Converted Paper and Paperboard Products, NEC

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($130K annually) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; Roswell, Ga. ($105K), Atlanta, Ga. ($90K), and Appleton, Wisc. (approximately $89K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Alpharetta, Ga. at about $47K. By state, Kimberly Clark Corp pays its Texas employees the most; the pay rate there is around $97K per year.


Research Scientists rake in the most money, with average earnings of $90K annually; Electrical Engineers come in second with average earnings amounting to approximately $83K, while Operations Managers and Mechanical Engineers rank near the top as well (around $80K and $76K, respectively). On the lower end are Administrative Assistants at $47K on average.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $73K per year on average. Survey participants who have worked at Kimberly Clark Corp for between five and 10 years earn approximately $80K annually on average. The greater proportion of employees (25 percent) report 20 years or more of experience and bring home median pay of $99K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

APICS Certification in Production and Inventory Managements are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $100K annually. Acquiring certification to be a Certified Information Systems Security Professional is rewarded with median pay of $98K per year. Regarding salaries and education, Kimberly Clark Corp pays those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Marketing the most — around $196K.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Strategic Planning; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of about $110K annually. A garden variety skill at Kimberly Clark Corp is Project Management; slightly less than a fourth of Kimberly Clark Corp's people use it regularly. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

A strong majority of employees report contributing to a 401(k). A large number of respondents can count on health insurance, and a large number of survey participants have dental coverage as a benefit. Employees can also look forward to a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, gym membership, a subsidized cell phone, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Kimberly Clark Corp


33 %
67 %
$46,135 - $79,845
$59,946 - $101,708

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$60,283 - $96,063
$48,528 - $98,264
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$67,704 - $111,910
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