(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Plum Packer Salary
in Dallas, Texas

$26,325 (USD)

Average Salary

$13/hr

Average Hourly

$337

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Plum Packer is $26,325 a year and $13 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Plum Packer is between $20,621 and $30,852. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Dallas, Texas.

Average Salary Chart

Customize:
 
arrow_downward
Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills
arrow_downward

Job Summary

Description:
  • Packs agricultural produce, such as bulbs, fruits, nuts, eggs, and vegetables, for storage or shipment, performing any combination of following duties: lines box, barrel, basket, carton, or crate with treated paper, cardboard, excelsior, or prepared padding, or inserts paper trays or separators in container.
  • Places rows of produce in layers in containers, and inserts excelsior, shredded cellophane, or paper trays after each layer and over top layer of produce, or scoops produce into container.
  • Wraps produce in treated paper, foil, or plastic film wrap before placing produce in container.
  • Packs exposed top layer of produce, arranging produce in successive rows in container.
  • Positions basket liner upside down over ring of produce on pallet and fills basket liner with specified amount of produce.
  • Places basket upside down over filled liner on pallet.
  • Pushes basket and pallet over conveyor rollers onto table of turning frame, clamps basket and pallet in place, and moves lever to turn basket upright.
  • Fits lid on container and nails, wires, or tapes in place.
  • Stamps grade, brand, and date of packing on container.
  • Washes and trims produce, such as lettuce and carrots, preparatory to packing, working in warehouse or on harvesting machine in field.
  • Sorts produce according to size, color, and grade before packing.
  • May weigh packed produce and add or remove produce from container to obtain specified weight.
  • May be designated apple packer; basket turner; face-and-fill packer; lettuce trimmer; ring packer (agricultur.
Plum Packer Job Prevalence in Dallas, Texas, United States

Job family: Packers and Packagers, Hand

Job family population: 700,560

Estimated population of Plum Packer jobs: 13,948

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$30,518
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Dallas, Texas

Dallas Cost of Living Score:

Description: Dallas (), officially the City of Dallas, is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Dallas County, with portions extending into Collin, Denton, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. With an estimated 2018 population of 1,345,047, it is the ninth most-populous city in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. It is also the eighteenth most-populous city in North America as of 2015. Located in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the main core of the largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States and the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. that lacks any navigable link to the sea...

Plum Packer Job Listings for Dallas, Texas

No listings found
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Similar Job Titles

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
;
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources