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Packager Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$30,000
$13,000
$30,000
$67,000
Packagers in the United States make an average salary of $30,080 per year or $14.46 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $13,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $67,000. If you like following the crowd, professional and transportation companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out health care, manufacturing, and hospitality companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. Rhode Island, Louisiana, Texas, Connecticut, and Massachusetts provide the highest packager salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Dracut, MA
$47,386
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Map of Packager Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Packagers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Average Packager Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Rhode Island, Louisiana and Texas, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for packagers. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Colorado, Utah, and North Dakota.

City
Average Salary
San Antonio, TX
San Antonio, TX
$59,966
$60k
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
$55,080
$55k
Dracut, MA
Dracut, MA
$47,386
$47k
Tampa, FL
Tampa, FL
$45,992
$46k
New York, NY
New York, NY
$45,610
$46k
Scottsdale, AZ
Scottsdale, AZ
$38,753
$39k
Richmond, VA
Richmond, VA
$34,599
$35k
Mentor, OH
Mentor, OH
$33,721
$34k
Charlotte, NC
Charlotte, NC
$32,885
$33k
Everett, WA
Everett, WA
$32,028
$32k

High Paying Packager Jobs

Average Packager Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Smith & Nephew and Nordson as they offer the highest salaries for packagers.

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Packager Salary History

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    Average Packager Pay By Industry

    The salary for a packager can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for packagers tend to be found in health care, manufacturing, and hospitality companies. In fact, packagers can make a yearly salary of $48,443 while working for health care companies.

    Industry
    Average Salary
    Health Care
    Health Care
    $48,443
    $48k
    Manufacturing
    Manufacturing
    $31,450
    $31k
    Hospitality
    Hospitality
    $28,352
    $28k
    Retail
    Retail
    $28,081
    $28k
    Professional
    Professional
    $27,285
    $27k

    Packager Salary By Experience Level

    The salary for a packager can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

    Recently Added Packager Salaries

    CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Packager
    Packager
    Packager
    Hartford, VT
    Hartford, VT
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $32,453
    $32,453
    10/31/2020
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Packager
    Packager
    Packager
    Troutdale, OR
    Troutdale, OR
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $46,958
    $46,958
    10/31/2020
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Packager
    Packager
    Packager
    Arvada, CO
    Arvada, CO
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $36,523
    $36,523
    10/31/2020
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Packager
    Packager
    Packager
    New Hampshire
    New Hampshire
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $32,453
    $32,453
    10/31/2020
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Packager
    Packager
    Packager
    Burnsville, MN
    Burnsville, MN
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $40,697
    $40,697
    10/31/2020
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Packager
    Packager
    Packager
    Des Moines, IA
    Des Moines, IA
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $30,262
    $30,262
    10/31/2020
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Packager
    Packager
    Packager
    Mission, KS
    Mission, KS
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $44,871
    $44,871
    10/31/2020
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Packager
    Packager
    Packager
    Troy, NY
    Troy, NY
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $41,740
    $41,740
    10/31/2020
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Packager
    Packager
    Packager
    South Portland, ME
    South Portland, ME
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $29,218
    $29,218
    10/31/2020
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Fedex Ground PH Us
    Packager
    Packager
    Packager
    Madison Heights, MI
    Madison Heights, MI
    10/31/2020
    10/31/2020
    $33,392
    $33,392
    10/31/2020