Shipping Packer Salary

Shipping Packers in the United States take home approximately $12.00 per hour on average. Some workers in this field — more than two-fifths — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a little more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by nearly two in five. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. Men working as Shipping Packers who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 58 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$19,232 - $58,604
$19K
$31K
$59K
MEDIAN: $30,800
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50%
90%

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$9.02 - $15.95
$9
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$19,232 - $58,604  
   
Bonus
$3,550  
Profit Sharing
$3,250  
Commission
$250.00  
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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$19,539 - $37,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.02 - $15.95  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$9.66 - $23.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$3,550  
   
Commission
$250.00  
Profit Sharing
$3,250  
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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$19,539 - $37,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 162

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Job Description for Shipping Packer

  • Package, ship and inspect outgoing packages of goods.
  • Record data on shipment of packages both inbound and outbound.

Common Career Paths for Shipping Packer


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Many Shipping Packers move into a Shipper, Receiver, or Packer role, which does not lead to a big boost in pay. Shippers, Receivers, and Packers on average bring in a similar salary to Shipping Packers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Shipping Packer

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $25K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $31K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $31K in this role. Shipping Packers who have acquired more than 20 years of relevant experience earn significantly more than folks with fewer years on their resumes; the average income in this veteran group is $33K.

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Key Stats for Shipping Packer

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Shipping Packer Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲10%

Experienced
▲10%

National Average
$28,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Shipping Packer Salaries

forklift
▲11%

Picking
▲7%

Packaging
▲5%

National Average
$28,000

Shipping
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 44%
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