How much does a Packaging Engineer III make in the United States? The average Packaging Engineer III salary in the United States is $100,048 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $92,127 and $108,198. 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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Job Description for Packaging Engineer III

Packaging Engineer III 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 III evaluates the effectiveness of new package designs and ensures compliance with all requirements and regulations. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Packaging Engineer III typically reports to a manager or head of unit/department. The Packaging Engineer III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Packaging Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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