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Average Package Designer with Adobe Photoshop Skills Salary

$56,183
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$983
Bonus
$1,850
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The average salary for a Package Designer with Adobe Photoshop skills is $56,183.
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$36k
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$56k
90%
$88k
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$36k - $88k
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What Do Package Designers Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Package Designers?

Skills in Packaging are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD), Adobe InDesign, Graphic Design and Adobe Illustrator.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Package Designers?

An entry-level Package Designer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,500 based on 5 salaries. An early career Package Designer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,857 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career Package Designer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,982 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Package Designer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,173 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,988.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 61 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.2%
Early Career
47.5%
Mid Career
18.0%
Experienced
18.0%
Late Career
8.2%