Earnings for Principal Process Development Engineers in the United States come in at around $115K per year on average. Total incomes of Principal Process Development Engineers incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $23K from bonuses and close to $17K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $93K and $156K. Men make up the vast majority of Principal Process Development Engineers (87 percent) who took the survey. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
$92,725 - $155,938
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 94
Job Description for Principal Process Development Engineer
Assist with analysis, evaluation and assessment leading to development of recommendations for system and process improvements.
Analyze feed, product or equipment specifications and performance requirements to determine appropriate designs and processes.
Analyze evaluations and quality assessments for proper implementation of programs, systems specifications and quality standards.