The average salary for an Entry-Level Operations Engineer is $62,772.
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Job Description for Operations Engineer
Operations engineers direct and perform tasks related to solving operational issues within their organization. They analyze and design operations that will improve work flow, handle equipment layout, and help ensure accident prevention. Operations engineers also lead training programs for employees, process cycle times and production records, and help with cost control and reduction. They are also tasked with planning, designing, and modifying current and future designs for facility and equipmen…Read more
Operations Engineer Tasks
- Support and design technical operations, including physical layout of equipment.
- Coordinate and negotiate between involved parties to meet goals.
- Lead cost savings, cleanliness, quality, or other initiatives.
- Document existing operational processes, equipment, and processes.
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Popular Skills for Operations Engineer
Lean Process Engineering
Skills in Operations Management, Engineering Design, Manufacturing Process Engineering and Lean Process Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Operations Engineer
An early career Operations Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,547 based on 421 salaries. A mid-career Operations Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,021 based on 264 salaries. An experienced Operations Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,815 based on 154 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $92,625.
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