The average salary for a Process Engineer in India is Rs 460,302.
MEDIAN Rs 460,302
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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.
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.
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Popular Skills for Process Engineer
Chemical Process Engineering
Manufacturing Process Engineering
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.
Pay Difference by Location
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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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