Average Base Pay
12.67% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Packers and Packagers, Hand role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $18,410. A Packers and Packagers, Hand candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $19,520. A person in a mid-career Packers and Packagers, Hand role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $26,350 a year. Packers and Packagers, Hand with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $30,400. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Packers and Packagers, Hand role’s annual salary averages $32,760 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Packers and Packagers, Hand position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $26,350 higher than the national average for Packers and Packagers, Hand positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Packers and Packagers, Hand roles that can advance both internally and with another company.