How much does a Packaging Engineer I make in the United States? The average Packaging Engineer I salary in the United States is $72,520 as of August 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $65,785 and $79,613. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Packaging Engineer I Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Packaging Engineer I Salary $59,653 US August 27, 2023
25th Percentile Packaging Engineer I Salary $65,785 US August 27, 2023
50th Percentile Packaging Engineer I Salary $72,520 US August 27, 2023
75th Percentile Packaging Engineer I Salary $79,613 US August 27, 2023
90th Percentile Packaging Engineer I Salary $86,070 US August 27, 2023
25% $65,785 10% $59,653 90% $86,070 75% $79,613 $72,520 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Packaging Engineer I

Packaging Engineer I 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 effectiveness. Being a Packaging Engineer I helps ensure packaging complies with all regulations. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Packaging Engineer I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Packaging Engineer I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Packaging Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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