Training Requirements for Packers And Packagers, Hand

Packers and packagers, hand need no formal educational credential and short-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Packers and packagers, hand
Percent
Less than High School 35.9
High School 39.9
Some College 15.5
Associates Degree 3.9
Bachelors Degree 4.2
Masters Degree 0.5
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.2

Employment Outlook for Packers And Packagers, Hand

This represents about 695,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 11,000 more packers and packagers, hand but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 196,000 more.

Typical Income for Packers And Packagers, Hand

Hourly Income

On average,packers and packagers, hand make $11.74 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Packers and packagers, hand $8.56 $9.29 $10.64 $13.27 $17.02
Transportation and material moving occupations $9.21 $10.91 $14.78 $20.76 $28.50
Material moving workers $9.03 $10.17 $12.62 $16.67 $21.75
Laborers and material movers, hand $8.89 $10.00 $11.88 $15.27 $19.57
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, packers and packagers, hand make $24,430 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Packers and packagers, hand $17,810 $19,310 $22,130 $27,600 $35,410
Transportation and material moving occupations $19,150 $22,680 $30,730 $43,170 $59,270
Material moving workers $18,780 $21,160 $26,240 $34,670 $45,240
Laborers and material movers, hand $18,480 $20,800 $24,720 $31,760 $40,710
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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