Average Salary for Emerson Process Management Employees

Headquartered in St. Louis, Mo., Emerson Process Management offers a range of employment opportunities in the manufacturing sector, from Software Engineer to Electrical Engineer. A typical Emerson Process Management employee can expect to make $72K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at Emerson Process Management fluctuate depending on your experience level; what you do at the company and your city also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Emerson Process Management
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Mechanical Engineer (5)
$45,623 - $99,365  
[-]Mechanical Engineer (5)
Salary$48,365 - $97,879  
Bonus$235.60 - $7,050  
Profit Disbursement$660 - $7,541  
Total Pay$45,623 - $99,365  
[+]Principal Software Engineer (4)
$79,787 - $126,279  
[+]Principal Software Engineer (4)
Salary$79,937 - $121,461  
Total Pay$79,787 - $126,279  
[+]Control Systems Engineer (4)
$55,018 - $124,364  
[+]Control Systems Engineer (4)
Salary$56,003 - $114,966  
Total Pay$55,018 - $124,364  
[+]Electrical Engineer (4)
$47,880 - $79,559  
[+]Electrical Engineer (4)
Salary$49,647 - $75,452  
Profit Disbursement$673 - $6,054  
Total Pay$47,880 - $79,559  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 154
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About This Company

8000 W. Florissant Avenue
St. Louis, Missouri 63136



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Years of Experience

Average pay is typically $72K for those with five to nine years of experience. The greater proportion of employees (27 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home approximately $58K annually.


Earning around $100K on average, Principal Software Engineers receive the most money, followed by Business Systems Analysts ($79K), Control Systems Engineers ($75K), and Automation Engineers (about $70K). Near the bottom at Emerson Process Management are Applications Engineers, pulling in just $58K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $97K per year) can be spotted in Austin; Pittsburgh ($90K), Eden Prairie (about $84K), and Houston (approximately $77K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Marshalltown — at $56K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of approximately $95K annually) in Pennsylvania.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Professional Engineers receive bigger paychecks (about $117K) than those without credentials. APICS Certified Supply Chain Professionals with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at around $93K per year. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering (IE); Emerson Process Management awards $138K to these degree-holders.


Employees who count C# among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $96K. A garden variety skill at Emerson Process Management is Microsoft Excel; roughly an eighth of Emerson Process Management's people use it regularly. Employees also tend to know Engineering Design, Project Management, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Two in five workers have paid vacation, and only about one in three workers can take paid time off for illness. The greater part of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. The vast majority of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a solid majority of workers also include dental insurance. A few more workplace perks are tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and flexible hours.

Key Stats for Emerson Process Management


28 %
72 %
$45,666 - $89,505
$54,166 - $98,162
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

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