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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 pays its employees $83K per year on average. For the most part, employee paychecks at Kimberly Clark Corp fluctuate depending on where you live; what you do at the company and your experience level also matter, but to a lesser degree. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Kimberly Clark Corp typically pays:
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About This Company

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 (about $118K annually) can be spotted in Appleton, Wisc.; Dallas, Texas ($96K), Atlanta, Ga. (approximately $84K), and Neenah, Wisc. (around $80K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($54K) in Roswell, Ga., one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $98K per year) in Texas.


Senior Research Scientists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $104K annually; Process Engineers, Research Scientists, and Electrical Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $80K, $79K, and $75K, respectively. Earning only around $55K on average, Financial Analysts make less than most people in the company.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make about $61K per year on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (30 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make around $86K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make approximately $122K per year. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified Information Systems Security Professionals with credentials; these people earn $118K annually on average. Kimberly Clark Corp compensates Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (ME)-holders the most at $127K per year.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Project Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $96K annually. Data Analysis is a popular skill among Kimberly Clark Corp workers, with just under a fifth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other top skills include Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Kimberly Clark Corp can sometimes lack paid time off; 45 percent get paid vacation days, and 29 percent receive paid sick leave. A large number of survey participants participate in a 401(k) program. For the vast majority of respondents, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of employees get dental coverage, too. The list of perks also includes a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

Key Stats for Kimberly Clark Corp


41 %
59 %
$45,500 - $92,690
$54,666 - $104,019
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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