A Process Improvement Engineer earns an average salary of $66,956 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Process Improvement Engineer Total Pay (?
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$49,822 - $89,058
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MEDIAN: $66,955
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Process Improvement Engineer Total Pay (?
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$12.21 - $104.96
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$49,822 - $89,058  
   
Bonus
$97.59 - $8,179  
Profit Sharing
$200.67 - $6,032  
Total Pay (?
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).
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$50,008 - $92,081  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 367
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$12.21 - $104.96  
   
Overtime
$17.88 - $49.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$97.59 - $8,179  
   
Profit Sharing
$200.67 - $6,032  
Total Pay (?
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).
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$50,008 - $92,081  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 367
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Job Description for Process Improvement Engineer
Process improvement engineers are in charge of identifying and developing procedural changes for their organization using engineering techniques. They perform functions relating to production design, manufacturing, and construction, and one of their main responsibilities includes collaborating with other engineers to find quality and efficiency issues during the production process. Process improvement engineers also participate in meetings to make recommendations on changes to improve efficiency and quality. They execute process improvement processes, perform root cause analysis, and create detailed reports about improvement issues.
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Process Improvement Engineer Tasks
  • Analyze equipment and safety specifications to provide recommendations.
  • Oversee transitions, upgrades, and shifts in job structure, including defining and tracking performance metrics.
  • Map and analyze processes and identify ways to reduce waste, improve work flow, and otherwise increase efficiency.
  • Document processes, instructions, recommendations, and key metrics.
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Late-Career
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National Average
$69,000

Skills That Affect Process Improvement Engineer Salaries

Six Sigma Black Belt
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Six Sigma Green Belt
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$69,000
Lean Manufacturing
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Excel
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Gender
Female
26%
female alumni
 
Male
74%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
4%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 5%
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