Don't throw that empty salt container away. You can remove the top with the spout and cut it down to fit inside a mason jar ring! Now you can put all kind of things in the jar and easily pour out the amount you want.
Total Time: 10 minutes
salt container with spout
mason jar ring
Using a box knife, carefully cut the top off the salt container.
Trace around the top of the mason jar with a pencil.
Using the knife (or scissors), cut out the traced circle. Trim to fit, if necessary.
Put the spout piece on top of the jar and screw on the mason jar ring. Now fill it with whatever you want. (For example: bulk salt, sugar, bulk seasonings, glitter, beads, etc.)