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The average pay for a Packaging Engineer with AutoCAD skills is $37.44 per hour.

The average pay for a Packaging Engineer with AutoCAD skills is $80,005 per year.

MEDIAN $37.44
MEDIAN $80,005
$51,395 - $98,264
MEDIAN: $80,005

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Salary $80,005
Bonus $2,528
Profit Sharing $5,500
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$49,734 - $197,265
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 29 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Packaging Engineer

Packaging engineers are responsible for developing effective packaging models for their organization, using a variety of tools and software applications to create packaging that fits projects' requirements. One of their main responsibilities is to analyze materials and propose changes to increase efficiency and optimize use of company resources. Packaging engineers generate ideas that help with implementation and testing processes, and they also use a personal computer to create designs with specific packaging characteristics. Packaging engineers create innovative solutions for structural packaging based on business concepts, build strong business relationships with internal departments, and incorporate consumer and industry research into packaging offerings. These engineers must have an understanding of pricing architecture and model costs, in addition to possible obstacles in the testing phase. They complete complex reports about the packaging components and possible changes to improve maneuverability of the final product. They work well in a team environment with other packaging specialists and engineers and report their progress to the packaging director or manager in their department.


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Key Stats for Packaging Engineer

20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 30%