Average Salary for Sealed Air Corporation Employees

Operating out of Elmwood Park, N.J., packaging paper and plastics film company Sealed Air Corporation employs talent in positions ranging from Safety Manager to Senior Research Scientist. A salary of $74K annually is the median rate at Sealed Air Corporation. The most important factor affecting pay for Sealed Air Corporation employees is what you do at the company, though how long you've been working and where you live play a role as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

200 Riverfront Blvd
Elmwood Park, New Jersey 07407


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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Bringing in the most money are Plant Managers of Manufacturing — their earnings average $120K per year. Research Scientists are a close second at $90K along with Mechanical Engineers (about $79K) and Senior Research Scientists (approximately $75K). Customer Service Managers at Sealed Air Corporation do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (around $55K on average) at the company.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $70K annually on average. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of approximately $74K per year. The greater proportion of employees (29 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of about $86K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($79K per year) can be spotted in Charlotte, N.C.; Duncan, S.C. ($75K), Racine, Wisc. ($75K), and Milwaukee, Wisc. (around $74K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Greenville, S.C. — at $57K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Pennsylvania, where the average Sealed Air Corporation employee makes $82K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $156K per year for Licensed Lawyers; non-accredited workers make much less. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Registered Patent Attorneys with credentials; these people earn about $145K annually on average. Employees who have a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) make the most here, hauling in around $108K per year.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Strategic Marketing; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $157K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Sealed Air Corporation is Project Management; just under one-fifth of employees use it for work. Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Data Analysis round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Sealed Air Corporation; the company rewards only 38 percent with paid vacation time and only a quarter of employees with sick leave. A large number of survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Most survey participants report having health insurance, and a large number of employees report having dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, a company cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Sealed Air Corporation


36 %
64 %
$48,400 - $100,719
$49,682 - $96,630
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 17 votes.
$51,953 - $101,645
$68,784 - $96,650
$82,094 - $178,486
$65,650 - $89,000
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
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