Average Senior Process Engineer Salary in Australia

AU$117,472
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$7,500
Bonus
AU$3,600
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior Process Engineer in Australia is AU$117,472.
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AU$85k
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AU$117k
90%
AU$155k
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Salary
AU$85k - AU$155k
Bonus
AU$979 - AU$20k
Profit Sharing
AU$2k - AU$11k
Total Pay
AU$89k - AU$166k

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Job Description for Senior Process Engineer

Senior Process Engineer Tasks
  • Analyze product specifications to develop process and design alternatives.
  • Research and recommend technologies and materials.
  • Manage and coordinate transition from product development to final production.
  • Pilot, prototype, and scale-up prototypes to test for manufacturing and quality issues.

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Popular Skills for Senior Process Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Process Engineer

An early career Senior Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$81,316 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Senior Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$104,072 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Senior Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$127,752 based on 66 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$131,877.
Employees with Senior Process Engineer in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 13.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (11.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Victoria (14.4% less) and Sydney, New South Wales (8.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 114 survey responses.
Early Career
4.4%
Mid Career
26.3%
Experienced
57.9%
Late Career
11.4%

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