Average Process Engineer Salary in India

Rs 460,302
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Rs 27,491
Rs 50,000
Rs 15,170
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The average salary for a Process Engineer in India is Rs 460,302.
Rs 203k
Rs 460k
Rs 1m
MEDIAN Rs 460,302
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Rs 203k - Rs 1m
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Rs 209k - Rs 1m

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Process Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Process Engineer are from the companies Reliance Industries Limited, Asahi India Glass Ltd. and Biozeen. Reported salaries are highest at McDermott International, Inc. where the average pay is Rs 1,713,880. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Uop, LLC and Reliance Industries Limited, earning around Rs 1,448,276 and Rs 850,000, respectively. Asahi India Glass Ltd. pays the lowest at around Rs 322,052. Biozeen and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 356,528 and Rs 380,000, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Process Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Process Engineer
Senior Process Engineer
Production Engineer
Chemical Process Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Process Engineer

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

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 Rs 289,005 based on 80 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 373,479 based on 553 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 671,982 based on 283 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,351,361 based on 100 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 3,692,180.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in New Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 77.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gurgaon, Haryana (76.7% more) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (33.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (24.6% less), Chennai, Tamil Nadu (5.3% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

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