Average Packer Hourly Pay

$12.07
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$400
Bonus
$200
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a Packer is $12.07.
10%
$9.33
MEDIAN
$12.07
90%
$15.93
Is Packer your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Hourly Rate
$9 - $16
Bonus
$48 - $1,987
Profit Sharing
$6 - $3,255
Total Pay
$19,673 - $35,631
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

What Do Packers Do?

Packer Tasks
  • Package, ship and inspect outgoing packages of goods.
  • Record data on shipment of packages both inbound and outbound.

Job Satisfaction for Packer

3.6 out of 5
(241)
Highly Satisfied
32Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Packer are from the companies Amazon.com Inc, Frito-Lay, Inc. and Tyson Foods, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Frito-Lay, Inc. where the average pay is $16.19. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amazon.com Inc and Syncreon, earning around $13.97 and $12.94, respectively. Angelica Textiles Corporation pays the lowest at around $11.34. Berry Plastics Corporation and Tyson Foods, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $12.08 and $12.18, respectively.

Packer Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

What Are Popular Skills for Packers?

Skills in Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Shipping and Machine Operation are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Packers?

An entry-level Packer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.67 based on 171 salaries. An early career Packer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.86 based on 732 salaries. A mid-career Packer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.49 based on 165 salaries. An experienced Packer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.62 based on 119 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $13.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (14.9% less), Atlanta, Georgia (13.0% less) and Charlotte, North Carolina (11.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,245 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.7%
Early Career
58.8%
Mid Career
13.3%
Experienced
9.6%
Late Career
4.7%