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Packaging Director Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$120,021 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Packaging Director is $120,021 a year and $58 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Packaging Director is between $83,516 and $149,206. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Packaging Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Directs, plans, and oversees activities related to production of packaging products and materials for storage or shipment.
  • Reviews analyses of activities, costs, and operations to determine department progress toward organization goals and objectives.
  • Aids top management in planning, developing, and administering policies, procedures, and objectives of the packaging functions in accordance with the organization's objectives.
Packaging Director Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Industrial Production Managers

Job family population: 171,520

Estimated population of Packaging Director jobs: 2,792

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Packaging Director Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Associate Director, Packaging Engineering
Jun 1
Crate and Barrel
The Associate Director will execute the strategy that governs the transit packaging standards and guidelines for all product categories, including, but not limited to material and labeling ...
Corporate Account Director - Packaging
May 15
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Network Services Company
The Corporate Account Director will be charged with contributing to the establishment of NETWORK as ... Achieve budgeted growth for base accounts and fully penetrate packaging business within existing ...
May 17
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
The Packaging Wholesalers
The Packaging Wholesalers is very proud of where we are today and we are equally excited about where we are headed
Corporate Packaging Engineer
May 31
Chicago, IL, USA
Cresco Labs
Estimating • Assist the Senior Director of Corporate Engineering in the review of contracts and proposals; • Manage State-specific design packages, materials and equipment purchases: o Sourcing ...
Packaging Technician
Jun 21
Point Five Packaging
... directed by Point Five Engineering Groups. Submit written reports on machine and system ... packaging equipment specifically in the food industry. AAS or
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