The average salary for a Chemical Process Engineer with Chemical Process Engineering skills in Houston, Texas is $98,492.
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Job Description for Chemical Process Engineer
Today, the average home or workplace is filled with items and equipment made from thousands of constituent materials. Chemical process engineers are one of the driving forces behind the creation of many of these modern items. They assist in the research, planning, and implementation for new products through developing novel applications of techniques to turn raw materials into new kinds of materials. Through careful analysis, rigorous testing, and program design, they are involved in many types …Read more
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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Popular Skills for Chemical Process Engineer
Skills in Engineering Design, Simulation and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Analysis and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Chemical Process Engineer
An early career Chemical Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $88,987 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Chemical Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $120,279 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $148,360.
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (29.0% less), St. Louis, Missouri (27.6% less) and Los Angeles, California (18.8% less).
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