Packaging Specialist

Packaging Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$43,000
$23,000
Min 10%
$43,000
Median 50%
$77,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
2.6 years
How much does a packaging specialist make?
Packaging Specialists in America make an average salary of $43,180 per year or $20.76 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 55,000. The top 10 percent earn over $78,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $23,000 annually. The most abundant employment opportunities for Packaging Specialists are in Hospitality companies and Retail companies. Washington, Minnesota, Wyoming, North Dakota, and Pennsylvania are some of the states with the best Packaging Specialist salaries in the US. Most Packaging Specialists spend 2.6 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Specialist
$58,635

Average Packaging Specialist Salary By Company

Packaging Specialist jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Packaging Specialists are in Hospitality companies and Retail companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Packaging Specialists are SSI Schaefer Systems International and IBM. Also, companies like Evergreen Packaging and UGN Auto pay their Packaging Specialists very well.

Average Packaging Specialist Salary By Location

Packaging Specialists in the United States of America make on average $43,180 a year or $20.76 per hour. Seattle, WA reports the highest annual salary for Packaging Specialists at 67,689. The Seattle, WA average entry-level salary for Packaging Specialists is $36,000. Washington, Minnesota, Wyoming, North Dakota, and Pennsylvania are the top 5 highest earning states for Packaging Specialists. Tennessee, Arkansas, South Carolina, Arizona, and Oklahoma are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$67,689
2
Windsor, CA
$63,785
3
Eagan, MN
$61,967
4
Philadelphia, PA
$58,489
5
Grand Forks, ND
$58,178

Average Packaging Specialist Pay By Industry

Packaging Specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Finance companies, Media companies, and Manufacturing companies pay their Packaging Specialists well. Finance companies pay their Packaging Specialists the highest wages, averaging $49,248 per year. Media companies and Manufacturing companies pay well too, at $46,936 and $44,019, respectively. The types of companies that pay Packaging Specialists the least are in the Automotive industry, where the average annual salary is $40,020.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$49,248
2
Media
$46,936
3
Manufacturing
$44,019
4
Pharmaceutical
$42,357
5
Hospitality
$41,330

Recently Added Packaging Specialist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Essential Personnel, Inc.
Packaging Specialist
01/30/2020
$28,175
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Packaging Specialist
01/22/2020
$89,900
Spherion
Packaging Specialist
01/22/2020
$27,131
Apex Systems
Packaging Specialist
01/20/2020
$18,783
Adecco Staffing
Packaging Specialist
01/17/2020
$29,218
Essential Personnel, Inc.
Packaging Specialist
12/27/2019
$28,175
Apex Systems
Packaging Specialist
12/19/2019
$18,783
Adecco Staffing
Packaging Specialist
12/07/2019
$33,392
Spherion
Packaging Specialist
12/05/2019
$27,131
Essential Personnel, Inc.
Packaging Specialist
11/27/2019
$27,131
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