Average Chemical Process Engineer with Chemical Process Engineering Skills Salary

$78,222
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,894
Bonus
$3,000
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The average salary for a Chemical Process Engineer with Chemical Process Engineering skills is $78,222.
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$59k
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$78k
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$114k
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MEDIAN $78,222
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Salary
$59k - $114k
Bonus
$1k - $14k
Profit Sharing
$996 - $5k
Total Pay
$58k - $116k

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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.

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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%)

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Popular Skills for Chemical Process Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Process Engineer

An entry-level Chemical Process Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,609 based on 36 salaries. An early career Chemical Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,664 based on 154 salaries. A mid-career Chemical Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,701 based on 76 salaries. An experienced Chemical Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,057 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,448.
Employees with Chemical Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 28.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Columbus, Ohio (12.4% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (6.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (9.2% less) and St. Louis, Missouri (7.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 336 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.7%
Early Career
45.8%
Mid Career
22.6%
Experienced
11.6%
Late Career
9.2%