Salary for
Packaging Engineer I in the United States

How much does a Packaging Engineer I earn in the United States? The average Packaging Engineer I salary in the United States is $64,591 as of September 28, 2018, but the range typically falls between $56,393 and $72,730. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Designs product packaging to ensure product integrity and appeal under varying shipping and display conditions. Tests, analyzes, and selects materials for packaging based on durability and cost effect

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total compensation for the job of Packaging Engineer I in the United States. The base salary for Packaging Engineer I ranges from $56,393 to $72,730 with the average base salary of $64,591. The total compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $57,038 to $75,473 with the average total compensation of $66,455.
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  1. This Job:

    Packaging Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Packaging Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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