Packaging Supervisor Salary

Average Packaging Supervisors in the United States make around $17.34 per hour. Most Packaging Supervisors report high levels of job satisfaction. Male Packaging Supervisors are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 67 percent of professionals. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$35,097 - $73,599
$35K
$52K
$74K
MEDIAN: $51,957
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50%
90%

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$14.62 - $25.01
$15
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.64
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$0$73K
Salary $35,097 - $73,599
Bonus $0.00 - $5,817
Profit Sharing $101.25
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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$32,645 - $72,007
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 54
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $14.62 - $25.01
Overtime $21.72 - $35.78
Annual Data $0$72K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,817
Profit Sharing $101.25
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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$32,645 - $72,007
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

Job Description for Packaging Supervisor

The main responsibility of a packaging supervisor is to ensure all products are packed safely and efficiently and maintain a sanitary environment which meets all food safety regulations.

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Packaging Supervisor Tasks

  • Hire, train, set responsibilities, and standards, supervise, and evaluate packers and other warehouse workers.
  • Liaise with other departments to determine packaging needs and confirm product orders.
  • Audit and correct safety and cleanliness issues on the warehouse floor.
  • Calculate and optimize temporary and permanent hiring with holiday and sales demands.

Common Career Paths for Packaging Supervisor


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Many Packaging Supervisors move into a Production Supervisor role, which does not lead to a big boost in pay. Production Supervisors on average bring in a similar salary to Packaging Supervisors.

Packaging Supervisor Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Packaging Supervisor

Pay by Experience for a Packaging Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Packaging Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 67 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Packaging Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Packaging Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 19 salaries. A Packaging Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 8 salaries.

Packaging Supervisor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Packaging Supervisor?

Packaging Supervisor in Washington:
"A lot of responcibility but no title."
Pros: Very flexible with time and understands I am a single parent. I like the people I work with.
Cons: I am expected to do a lot of things that are not part of my job. Normally we don't have what we need to do our job correctly and efficiently. Some of the federal regulations are hard to understand.

Packaging Supervisor in Bay City:
"Um...."
Pros: The people I will with, and its close to home.
Cons: Jealousy of others I surpassed on my way to the position I currently hold.

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Key Stats for Packaging Supervisor

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Packaging Supervisor Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲5%

National Average
$48,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼10%

Skills That Affect Packaging Supervisor Salaries

Production Management
▲2%

National Average
$48,000

People Management
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 9%