Package Designer I Salary in the United States

How much does a Package Designer I make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Package Designer I in the United States is $27 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $25 and $33. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Designs and creates packaging artwork for an organization. Utilizes graphic arts design techniques and software tools to create compelling package designs that reflect the organization's branding and marketing objectives. Incorporates industry practices, branding standards, and any regulatory requirements into package designs. Collaborates with production, marketing, vendors, and other stakeholders to deliver designs that meet all requirements and adhere to the budget. May require a bachelor's degree in industrial design, art, graphic design or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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27
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  1. This Job:

    Package Designer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Package Designer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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