The average salary for an Entry-Level Package Designer is $40,742.
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Job Description for Package Designer
Package designers are responsible for creating effective packaging on behalf of their organization. They are in charge of facilitating the design creation, concept, ideas, execution, and implementation. These professionals have strong communication skills to transfer concepts into well-executed designs. They take different project requirements and process them into efficient design products that will be used for different package purposes. These individuals possess excellent teamwork abilities…Read more
Package Designer Tasks
- Create design concepts and samples that fit with manufacturing requirements.
- Create plans, drawings, and mock-ups and transform those into engineering specifications with material requirements.
- Research materials and processes for improving designs and manufacture.
- Create specifications and requirements to create standardized packaging.
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Popular Skills for Package Designer
Skills in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Graphic Design and Adobe InDesign.
Pay by Experience Level for Package Designer
An early career Package Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $45,854 based on 70 salaries. A mid-career Package Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,980 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Package Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,684 based on 30 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,402.
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