Median pay for Plant Engineers with Budget Management skills lies in the neighborhood of $82K annually. Total cash compensation to Plant Engineers with Budget Management skills bottoms out near $57K and approaches $117K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $17K from bonuses and almost $24K from profit sharing. The majority of Plant Engineers with Budget Management skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a large number. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$59,031 - $107,256
$59K
$82K
$110K
MEDIAN: $81,725
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Salary
$59,031 - $107,256  
   
Bonus
$1,468 - $16,611  
Profit Sharing
$2,980 - $24,468  
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$56,653 - $117,443  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92

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Pay by Experience Level for Plant Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $74K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $85K. Those with 10 to 20 years of experience under their belts can expect their paychecks to flourish around the six-figure median of $101K. Survey participants with more than two decades under their belts actually report earning less than people with less experience; the former take home only $99K on average.

Key Stats for Plant Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
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Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Plant Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Late-Career
up arrow 16%

National Average
$85,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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