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Average Salary for LyondellBasell Industries (LBI) Employees

Operating out of Houston, Texas, manufacturing company LyondellBasell Industries (LBI) employs talent in positions ranging from Mechanical Engineer to IT Business Analyst. LyondellBasell Industries (LBI) employees enjoy considerable salaries — pay is approximately $93K annually on average. At LyondellBasell Industries (LBI), the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is what you do at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though how long you've been working and your city each factor into the equation as well. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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LyondellBasell Industries (LBI) typically pays:
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Employer: LyondellBasell Industries (LBI)
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Houston, Texas 77010


Manufacturing, Other Basic Organic Chemical Manufacturing

Lyondellbasell, Lyondellbasell Industries

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Consulting Engineers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $154K per year on average; Process Engineers are next on the list, bringing in close to about $94K, followed by Mechanical Engineers earning $75K and IT Business Analysts making around $59K.

Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $81K annually. The largest slice of the LyondellBasell Industries (LBI) workforce (38 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, approximately $79K per year.


Residents of Cincinnati, Ohio pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $113K annually; other top-paying cities include Pasadena, Texas ($90K) and the company's headquarter city of Houston, Texas ($89K). Across its U.S. offices, the state of Ohio pays LyondellBasell Industries (LBI) the most — about $113K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

It pays to have an Associate's Degree at LyondellBasell Industries (LBI) — these employees make the most at $122K annually.


When it comes to skills, Engineering Design seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of approximately $132K per year. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; nearly one in six consider it a key competency. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; LyondellBasell Industries (LBI) gives paid vacation days to a third of respondents and sick leave to a fifth of workers. Nearly all workers report contributing to a 401(k). Perks cover health insurance for the vast majority of employees and dental coverage for a large number of survey participants. Advantages of working here also include a company cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, and flexible hours.

Key Stats for LyondellBasell Industries (LBI)


33 %
67 %
$57,544 - $125,538
$76,482 - $130,385
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 14 votes.
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