The average salary for a Process Engineer with Microsoft Excel skills is AU$80,165.
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Job Description for Process Engineer
Every manufactured product undergoes certain processes before reaching the consumers, and process engineers are in charge of studying these processes within the context of chemical engineering. They evaluate efficiency, quality and safety of the process, and they make suggestions on how to improve the process when needed. They evaluate procedures such as chemical interactions, equipment design, and the system performance involved with the manufacturing of that particular product. When processe…Read more
Process Engineer Tasks
- Analyze how process changes will effect overall production and the product.
- Perform troubleshooting on plant equipment and systems.
- Lead project planning and project management of small capital upgrades to the plant.
- Implement process improvements to reduce cost and increase efficiency.
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Popular Skills for Process Engineer
Chemical Process Engineering
Skills in Chemical Process Engineering, Process Improvement, Engineering Design, Project Management and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Process Engineer
An entry-level Process Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$62,427 based on 21 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$77,390 based on 64 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$85,443 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$97,602 based on 12 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Newcastle, New South Wales earn an average of 18.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (7.9% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (0.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brisbane, Queensland (10.8% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (2.9% less).
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