The average salary for a Process Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $77,355 per year. A skill in Six Sigma Black Belt is associated with high pay for this job.

$59,763 - $90,293
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$77K
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MEDIAN: $77,355
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Salary
$59,763 - $90,293  
   
Bonus
$1,000 - $12,513  
Profit Sharing
$4,274  
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$58,452 - $100,006  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 58

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Process Engineer

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

Key Stats for Process Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Process Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$79,000


Experienced
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Process Engineer Salaries

Six Sigma Black Belt
up arrow 16%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Chemical Process Engineering
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Simulation
up arrow 1%

National Average
$79,000

Process Improvement
up arrow 2%

Lean Manufacturing
up arrow 3%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

AutoCAD
up arrow 5%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 6%

Manufacturing Process Engineering
up arrow 7%

Engineering Design
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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