Salaries for Senior Process Engineers with Engineering Design skills are generous, with average pay above six figures ($100K) per year. Total incomes of Senior Process Engineers with Engineering Design skills incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $18K from bonuses and close to $10K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $78K and $146K. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$72,385 - $131,500
$72K
$100K
$130K
MEDIAN: $100,044
10%
50%
90%

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$46.85 - $115.81
$47
$66
$120
MEDIAN: $66.37
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$72,385 - $131,500  
   
Bonus
$1,934 - $17,836  
Profit Sharing
$984 - $9,696  
Total Pay (?
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$77,601 - $145,839  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 197
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$46.85 - $115.81  
   
Overtime
$41.22 - $86.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,934 - $17,836  
   
Profit Sharing
$984 - $9,696  
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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$77,601 - $145,839  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Process Engineer

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


For Senior Process Engineers with Engineering Design skills, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $87K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $103K on average — a distinctly larger sum. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $112K in this role. Veterans who have worked for more than two decades do tend to make the most in the end; the median pay for this group is $125K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $105,935

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Los Angeles is home to an above-average pay rate for Senior Process Engineers with Engineering Design skills, 30 percent higher than the national average. Senior Process Engineers with Engineering Design skills will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+26 percent) and New Orleans (+20 percent). Falling short of the national average by 8 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Tampa.

Key Stats for Senior Process Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
035
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Senior Process Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$106,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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