The average hourly pay for a Packer in South Africa is R20.35.
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Job Description for Packer
A packer is charged with making sure that a company's shipments are sent to customers with the proper labeling and correct inventory inside the package. They are tasked with wrapping and sealing the shipment once the proper items are inside and ensuring that the package is tagged properly and sent to the correct place, along with being marked with a weight and time-stamped. The packer may work with several different types of packaging, including boxes and clear containers. One of the most import…Read more
- Package, ship and inspect outgoing packages of goods.
- Record data on shipment of packages both inbound and outbound.
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Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Packaging, Quality Assurance / Quality Control and Machine Operation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service and Picking.
Pay by Experience Level for Packer
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 R16.78 based on 21 salaries. An early career Packer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R20.39 based on 237 salaries. A mid-career Packer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R24.94 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Packer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R40.00 based on 9 salaries.
Years of Experience
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