Average Manufacturing Process Engineer Salary

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The average salary for a Manufacturing Process Engineer is $72,720.
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$54k - $99k
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$515 - $10k
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$50k - $101k

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Job Description for Manufacturing Process Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Manufacturing Process Engineer are from the companies General Motors Corporation, General Electric Co (GE) and Ford Motor Company. Reported salaries are highest at Apple Computer, Inc where the average pay is $130,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include General Electric (GE) Aviation and Ford Motor Company, earning around $93,500 and $92,000, respectively. L-3 Communications pays the lowest at around $72,000. General Motors Corporation and 3M Company also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $74,684 and $76,750, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Manufacturing Process Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Manufacturing Process Engineer

An entry-level Manufacturing Process Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,838 based on 162 salaries. An early career Manufacturing Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,706 based on 398 salaries. A mid-career Manufacturing Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,172 based on 192 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,450 based on 140 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $86,861.
Employees with Manufacturing Process Engineer in their job title in Detroit, Michigan earn an average of 18.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (13.4% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (10.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (5.7% less).

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