$63,101
Avg. Salary
$33.60
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,907

Bonus

$1,965

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Packaging Engineer with Engineering Design skills is $33.60 per hour.

The average pay for a Packaging Engineer with Engineering Design skills is $63,101 per year.

$17.62
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$33.60
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$39.74
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MEDIAN $33.60
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MEDIAN $63,101
$50,276 - $79,894
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$0$83K
Salary $50,276 - $79,894
Bonus $979 - $8,579
Profit Sharing $99.33 - $6,163
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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$50,466 - $83,486
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 196
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $17.62 - $39.74
Overtime $27.18 - $51.22
Annual Data $0$83K
Bonus $979 - $8,579
Profit Sharing $99.33 - $6,163
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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$50,466 - $83,486
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
82%
5-9 years
11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 11%