Average Chemical Process Engineer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$72,000
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$5,087
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The average salary for a Chemical Process Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $72,000.
25%
$59k
25%
$72k
50%
$107k
75%
75%
MEDIAN $72,000
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Salary
$59k - $107k
Bonus
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$60k - $124k

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Job Description for Chemical Process Engineer

Chemical Process Engineer Tasks
  • Oversee production environment, and track metrics like temperature, flow rate and electricity usage.
  • Propose, design, and oversee solutions for chemical process issues.
  • Optimize day-to-day processes while considering environmental and supply variables.
  • Maintain engineering documentation, with emphasis on compliance with engineering codes and standards.

Career Paths

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Chemical Process Engineer
Process Engineer
Chemical Engineer
Senior Process Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Chemical Process Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Chemical Process Engineer

Employees with Chemical Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 29.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (17.4% more) and St. Louis, Missouri (11.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%