Average Process Engineer with Chemical Process Engineering Skills Salary

AU$81,595
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$6,707
Bonus
AU$4,200
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Process Engineer with Chemical Process Engineering skills is AU$81,595.
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AU$60k
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MEDIAN AU$81,595
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Salary
AU$60k - AU$122k
Bonus
AU$507 - AU$13k
Profit Sharing
AU$3k - AU$10k
Total Pay
AU$60k - AU$128k

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Job Description for Process Engineer

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

Skills in Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Project Management, Microsoft Excel and Process Improvement.

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$63,607 based on 39 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$75,739 based on 115 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$89,722 based on 83 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$115,919 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$120,440.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Gladstone, Queensland earn an average of 25.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (21.8% more) and Newcastle, New South Wales (13.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (9.6% less), Brisbane, Queensland (3.0% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 272 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.3%
Early Career
42.3%
Mid Career
30.5%
Experienced
9.9%
Late Career
2.9%

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