Average Manufacturing Engineer with Manufacturing Process Engineering Skills Salary in Irvine, California

$75,376
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,931
Bonus
$4,000
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The average salary for a Manufacturing Engineer with Manufacturing Process Engineering skills in Irvine, California is $75,376.
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$58k
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$93k
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MEDIAN $75,376
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Salary
$58k - $93k
Bonus
$487 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$58k - $99k

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Job Description for Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer Tasks
  • Design arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient and productive layout.
  • Train lower-level Manufacturing Engineers.
  • Adapt machine or equipment design to factory and production conditions.
  • Identify, organize, and lead teams to resolve production and product issues.
  • Identify and implement cost savings and safety initiatives.

Career Paths

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Manufacturing Engineer
Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Manufacturing Engineering Manager
Process Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Manufacturing Engineer

Skills in Process Improvement and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, SolidWorks and Lean Manufacturing.

Pay by Experience Level for Manufacturing Engineer

An entry-level Manufacturing Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $61,042 based on 7 salaries. An early career Manufacturing Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,071 based on 34 salaries. A mid-career Manufacturing Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,051 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,334 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Manufacturing Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 2.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (8.6% less), Boston, Massachusetts (8.5% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (8.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 61 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.5%
Early Career
55.7%
Mid Career
21.3%
Experienced
11.5%