Average Mid-Career Manufacturing Engineer with Manufacturing Process Engineering Skills Salary

$73,587
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,031
Bonus
$2,700
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Manufacturing Engineer with Manufacturing Process Engineering skills is $73,587.
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$58k
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$74k
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$93k
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MEDIAN $73,587
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Salary
$58k - $93k
Bonus
$515 - $9k
Profit Sharing
$502 - $8k
Total Pay
$56k - $97k

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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, Lean Manufacturing and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include SolidWorks and Engineering Design.

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 $60,575 based on 337 salaries. An early career Manufacturing Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,904 based on 2,755 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,730 based on 760 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $82,687.
Employees with Manufacturing Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 24.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (11.1% more) and Houston, Texas (3.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Grand Rapids, Michigan (12.5% less), Buffalo, New York (1.7% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (0.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4,393 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.7%
Early Career
62.7%
Experienced
17.3%
Late Career
12.3%