Chemical Process Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary

A Chemical Process Engineer in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $104,059 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Engineering Design and Chemical Process Engineering. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$48,722 - $148,479
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MEDIAN: $101,736
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Salary $48,722 - $148,479
Bonus $6,000
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$49,316 - $158,614
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Process Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Chemical Process Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Chemical Process Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 60 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chemical Process Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $105,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Chemical Process Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $130,000 based on 6 salaries. A Chemical Process Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $113,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Chemical Process Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Chemical Process Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲28%

Late-Career
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$102,000

▼25%

Skills That Affect Chemical Process Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
▲28%

Chemical Process Engineering
▲26%

Technical Analysis
▲9%

Microsoft Word
▲6%

Microsoft Office
▲5%

Microsoft Excel
▲3%

National Average
$102,000

Simulation
▼9%

Data Analysis
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None:
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