Average Hourly Rate for CKS Packaging, Inc. Employees

Operating out of Atlanta, Ga., plastic packaging products company CKS Packaging, Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Maintenance Mechanic to Extruding, Forming, Pressing, Compacting Machine Setter / Operator / Tender. The average pay for CKS Packaging, Inc. employees is $14.29 per hour. With overtime, that gets bumped up to $24.25. CKS Packaging, Inc. paychecks are largely negotiated based on how long you've been working, though your job title and your city are also considered. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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CKS Packaging, Inc. Hourly Rate


Maintenance Mechanic
3 profiles

Extruding, Forming, Pressing, Compacting Machine Setter / Operator / Tender
2 profiles

2 profiles

United States (change)

Quality Assurance (QA) / Quality Control (QC) Inspector
2 profiles

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
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About This Company

Atlanta, Georgia 

Plastic Packaging Products

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $11.00 per hour on average. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $13.00 per hour on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (25 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make approximately $18.00 per hour on average.


Maintenance Mechanics are awarded the highest paychecks, with average compensation nearing $19.00 per hour; Extruding, Forming, Pressing, Compacting Machine Setter / Operator / Tenders are next on the list, bringing in close to around $11.88 per hour.


Residents of Kansas City, Mo. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $15.56 per hour; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Atlanta, Ga. (around $14.80) and Orlando, Fla. ($14.08). Across its U.S. offices, the state of Florida pays CKS Packaging, Inc. the most — approximately $17.50 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

OSHA Forklift Operator Certifications are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $19.95 per hour.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Troubleshooting; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $19.90 per hour. A common skill in CKS Packaging, Inc.'s work force is Quality Assurance / Quality Control; over a third of survey participants report using it on the job. Some other standard skills here are Machine Operation, Microsoft Excel, and Equipment Maintenance.

Benefits and Perks

For employees looking to save up for their golden years, CKS Packaging, Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and the larger part of respondents participate. Perks cover health insurance for the vast majority of employees and dental coverage for almost all respondents.

CKS Packaging, Inc. Job Listings

Key Stats for CKS Packaging, Inc.


21 %
79 %
Hourly Rate
$11 - $17
Hourly Rate
$10 - $19

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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