Updated August 22, 2022

Average Picker And Packer Salary

$14.83hourly

$30,841 yearly

Entry level Salary
$24,000 yearly
$24,000
10 %
$30,841
Median
$38,000
90 %

How much does a Picker And Packer make?

Picker and packers make $30,841 per year on average, or $14.83 per hour, in the United States. Picker and packers on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $24,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $38,000.

Location impacts how much a picker and packer can expect to make. Picker and packers make the most in Washington, California, Wyoming, Alaska, and Montana.

Highest Paying States For Picker And Packers

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

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Picker And Packer average salary by State

RankStateAvg. SalaryHourly RateJob Count
1Nevada$32,984$15.8650
2Washington$35,358$17.0066
3Idaho$32,051$15.4127
4Wisconsin$30,218$14.53235
5Michigan$30,196$14.52266
6Massachusetts$32,335$15.55232
7Rhode Island$30,602$14.7150
8Minnesota$32,097$15.43134
9Iowa$29,849$14.35161
10Wyoming$33,803$16.25
11California$34,007$16.35577
12Montana$33,393$16.053
13Maine$31,172$14.9917
14North Dakota$29,720$14.2931
15Alaska$33,708$16.213
16Illinois$30,359$14.60346
17Oregon$33,366$16.0428
18Utah$30,844$14.8340
19Vermont$30,996$14.9011
20New Jersey$30,266$14.55958
21Pennsylvania$28,613$13.76766
22Arizona$29,817$14.34154
23Indiana$29,137$14.01252
24Kentucky$28,411$13.66153
25Ohio$28,973$13.93224
26New York$31,120$14.96147
27Maryland$30,490$14.66143
28Arkansas$28,801$13.8535
29Kansas$27,688$13.3181
30Hawaii$33,162$15.941
31Delaware$29,274$14.0713
32Missouri$28,895$13.8981
33Connecticut$29,889$14.3727
34Tennessee$26,150$12.57196
35Colorado$29,526$14.2046
36South Dakota$28,491$13.704
37Mississippi$26,205$12.6037
38New Hampshire$27,126$13.0414
39New Mexico$27,688$13.311
40Oklahoma$27,129$13.0416
41Texas$26,054$12.53247
42Georgia$24,370$11.72252
43Nebraska$25,905$12.4519
44North Carolina$24,866$11.95142
45Virginia$24,712$11.88162
46West Virginia$24,811$11.9310
47Alabama$24,555$11.8141
48Florida$23,999$11.54187
49District of Columbia$25,718$12.361
50South Carolina$24,244$11.6623
51Louisiana$21,312$10.2511

Highest Paying Cities For Picker And Packers

RankCityAvg. SalaryHourly Rate
1Vancouver, WA$35,574$17.10
2Reno, NV$34,201$16.44
3Los Angeles, CA$33,605$16.16
4Tualatin, OR$33,348$16.03
5Buffalo, NY$31,867$15.32
6Portland, ME$31,203$15.00
7West Jordan, UT$30,847$14.83
8Chicago, IL$30,443$14.64
9Lawrence, NJ$30,031$14.44
10Phoenix, AZ$29,982$14.41
11Des Moines, IA$29,713$14.29
12Thornton, CO$29,594$14.23
13Kansas City, MO$29,232$14.05
14Indianapolis, IN$28,957$13.92
15Columbus, OH$28,660$13.78

Here Are The Five Most In Demand Cities Right Now:

  1. Vancouver, WA
  2. Reno, NV
  3. Los Angeles, CA
  4. Tualatin, OR
  5. Buffalo, NY

Picker And Packer Salary Details

Average Picker And Packer Salary Graph
Average Picker And Packer Salary Graph, Trends, and Summary

What is a Picker And Packer's Salary?

PercentileAnnual SalaryMonthly SalaryHourly Rate
90th Percentile$38,000$3,167$18
75th Percentile$34,000$2,833$16
Average$30,841$2,570$15
25th Percentile$27,000$2,250$13
10th Percentile$24,000$2,000$12

Average Salary By Related Titles

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly SalaryHourly RateJob Openings
Shipping And Receiving Coordinator$32,382$2,698$15.57137,539
Warehouse Picker$32,263$2,689$15.51122,248
Package Handler$32,785$2,732$15.7693,831
Loader/Unloader$31,827$2,652$15.3067,063
Packer/Shipper$31,596$2,633$15.1917,034
Order Picker$31,950$2,663$15.36199,572

Here are the five companies hiring the most now:

  1. CVS Health Jobs (243)
  2. UPS Jobs (377)
  3. Amazon Jobs (6,488)
  4. eBay Jobs (504)
  5. Rite Aid Jobs (287)

Which Companies Pay Picker And Packers The Most?

The highest paying companies for picker and packers are PepsiCo and Chewy according to our most recent salary estimates. In addition, companies like Igloo Coolers and Henry Schein report highly competitive wages for picker and packers.
RankCompanyAverage SalaryHourly RateJob Openings
1PepsiCo$39,403$18.9456
2Chewy$37,864$18.201,009
3Igloo Coolers$36,838$17.711
4Henry Schein$35,852$17.2427
5Eaton$35,806$17.2128
6DoorDash$35,688$17.1659
7Valmont Industries$35,044$16.8546
8Superior Group of Companies$35,009$16.83
9Salesforce$34,656$16.66
10Corsair$34,636$16.65
11VisionCorp Rep$34,464$16.57
12Donaldson$34,319$16.501
13Amazon$34,161$16.421,570
14Westside$33,978$16.34
15Packaging Service Co., Inc.$33,367$16.04
16Conair$33,289$16.00
17Masco$33,279$16.0011
18HD Supply$33,200$15.9621
19BEKO Technologies$33,181$15.95
20The Bountiful Company$33,133$15.934

How Much Do Picker And Packers Make In Different Industries?

Here are some examples of how much a picker and packer salaries can based on different industries:

  1. The technology industry pays picker and packers an average salary of $34,201

  2. The manufacturing industry pay $32,730

  3. The lowest paying industry for picker and packers is the retail industry. Picker and packers in this industry earn an average salary of $31,518

Highest Paying Industries For Picker And Packers

RankIndustryAverage SalaryHourly Rate
1Technology$34,201$16.44
2Manufacturing$32,730$15.74
3Transportation$32,334$15.55
4Retail$31,518$15.15

High Paying Picker And Packer Jobs

Picker And Packer Salary Trends

The salary for a picker and packer can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. An accountant with 0-2 years of experience earns an average salary of $27,386, a mid-career professional with 3-6 years of experience makes $30,841 a year on average, and a senior level accountant with 7-12 years of experience enjoys an average annual salary of $34,109. 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.

Picker And Packer Salary By Experience Level

Experience LevelAvg. SalaryHourly Rate
Entry Level$27,400$13.17
Mid Level$32,400$15.57
Senior Level$34,100$16.40

Average Picker And Packer Salary Over Time

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

    Picker And Packer Salary By Year

    YearAvg. SalaryHourly Rate% Change
    2022$30,800$14.83+7.6%
    2021$28,500$13.70+5.1%
    2020$27,000$12.99+4.7%
    2019$25,800$12.39+5.5%
    2018$24,300$11.70+5.1%

    Recently Added Picker And Packer Salaries

    CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
    CorsairPicker/PackerDuluth, GA07/26/2022$31,305
    IK HofmannPicker/PackerAtlanta, GA07/25/2022$36,523
    Nesco Resource, LLCPicker/PackerChester, NY07/25/2022$29,218
    JobandtalentPicker Packer Warehouse Worker | Immediate BenefitsEnnis, TX07/25/2022$31,305
    Donaldson Inc.International Picker Packer-1St. ShiftRensselaer, NY07/25/2022$37,044
    SwipejobsPicker & Packer-ImmediatelyRamsey, NJ07/25/2022$29,218
    Kelly Services Inc.Picker PackerJonestown, PA07/25/2022$37,566
    Russell TobinPicker Packer WarehouseWalton, KY07/25/2022$41,740
    South MetroPicker/PackerShakopee, MN07/25/2022$34,957
    SwipejobsPicker & Packer-ImmediatelyBloomington, CA07/25/2022$41,740

    Picker And Packer Salaries FAQs

    What State Pays Picker And Packers The Most?

    Washington pays Picker And Packers the most in the United States, with an average salary of $35,358 per year, or $17.00 per hour.

    How Do I Know If I'm Being Paid Fairly As A Picker And Packer?

    You know if you are being paid fairly as a Picker And Packer if your pay is close to the average pay for the state you live in. For example, if you live in California you should be paid close to $34,007 per year.

    What Type Of Picker And Packer Gets Paid The Most?

    Pallet Jack Operator gets paid the most. Pallet Jack Operator made a median salary of $34,098. The best-paid 10 percent make $37,000, while the lowest-paid 10 percent make $31,000.

    What Is A Good Starting Salary For A Picker And Packer?

    A good starting salary for a picker and packer is $25,000 in the United States. That puts you in the 10th percentile of annual income for a picker and packer in the U.S., which is about what you would expect if you were new to the field. The average salary for picker and packers is $30,082, but that normally requires some level of experience to achieve. Furthermore, a good starting salary for a picker and packer can vary by state.

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