Packaging Worker - Federal Salaries of 2010
Pay Rates for "Packaging Worker"How much does a Packaging Worker in the federal government get paid? $80,113.29* *Based on the 2010 average.
Packaging Worker was the 517th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2010, with 15 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2010, the Department of State hired the most employees titled Packaging, with an average salary of $91,985.
Government Packaging jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a Packaging job is GS-4, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-15. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.
This occupation includes positions that involve planning, designing, and developing packaging methods and techniques, and directing the use of packages and packaging materials to protect supplies, materials, and equipment between the time of purchase and use. This occupation requires knowledge of packaging and preservation methods, material, regulations, specifications, and guidelines. It also requires knowledge of methods and techniques to prevent environmental and mechanical damage during handling, shipping, and storage.
Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.
Agencies that have hired a Packaging Worker
|Agency||Employees Hired||Average Salary|
|Department of State||8||$91,985.29|
|Federal Acquisition Service||6||$67,562.33|
|Federal Aviation Administration||1||$72,315.00|
Packaging Worker Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Packaging Worker is $80,113.29. The highest paid Packaging Worker made $97,333 in 2010.
Common Packaging Worker Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Packaging Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||14|
|FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan||1|
|Starting Paygrade:||$26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1|
|Maximum Paygrade:||$138,572.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10|
|Category:||Administrative and Management|
|Occupation Family:||2000 SUPPLY GROUP|
Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade
GS-4 is the starting paygrade for Packaging jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.
|Occupation||Occupation Category||Starting Paygrade||Maximum Paygrade|
|Archives Technician||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Building Management||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Financial Administration and Program||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Unemployment Insurance||Administrative and Management||GS-4||GS-15|
|Pathology Technician||Technical and Medical Support||GS-1||GS-9|
Average Packaging Pay Trend from 2004 to 2018
In 2004, the average pay for a Packaging Worker was $67,357. Since then, the average pay has increased to $100,631 in 2018.
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