The average wage for a Packer / Packager, Hand is $10.98 per hour. A skill in Packaging is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$20,447 - $39,430
(Median)
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$34K
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MEDIAN: $34,434
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$8.60 - $14.96
(Median)
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$11
$15
MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$34,435  
   
Bonus
$500  
Profit Sharing
$1,250  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$18,182 - $32,571  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.60 - $14.96  
   
Overtime
$12.37 - $21.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$500  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,250  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$18,182 - $32,571  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 172
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Job Description for Packer / Packager, Hand

A hand packer or packager is typically a person who packs a variety of products and materials. This position is found in a variety of manufacturing facilities of all sizes and within many industries. This position is one that will typically work with a team of other packagers or line workers within the manufacturing facility.

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Packer / Packager, Hand Tasks

  • Record packaging and order information.
  • Transport packages to customers.
  • Assemble, seal and label products and their containers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Packer / Packager, Hand

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Packer / Packager, Hand Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
medical benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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