The average pay for an Entry-Level Packer is AU$20.21 per hour.

AU$35,479 - AU$79,891
AU$35K
AU$50K
AU$80K
MEDIAN: AU$49,806
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.46 - AU$25.07
AU$16
AU$20
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$20.27
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$79K
Salary AU$35,479 - AU$79,891
Bonus AU$400
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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AU$34,392 - AU$53,260
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$16.46 - AU$25.07
Hourly Tips AU$0.67
Overtime AU$0.00 - AU$38.62
Annual Data AU$0AU$53K
Bonus AU$400
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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AU$34,392 - AU$53,260
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 194

Job Description for Packer

A packer is charged with making sure that a company's shipments are sent to customers with the proper labeling and correct inventory inside the package. They are tasked with wrapping and sealing the shipment once the proper items are inside and ensuring that the package is tagged properly and sent to the correct place, along with being marked with a weight and time-stamped. The packer may work with several different types of packaging, including boxes and clear containers. One of the most important parts of the packer's job is the ability to follow directions and company procedures to eliminate the threat of workplace injuries and ensure packages are sent out accurately. A packer must be able to work in a team setting to meet company and individual goals.

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Packer Tasks

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

Packer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$42,831

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Packer

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%