Average Process Engineer with Chemical Process Engineering Skills Salary in Rochester, New York

$78,752
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$1,750
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The average salary for a Process Engineer with Chemical Process Engineering skills in Rochester, New York is $78,752.
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MEDIAN $78,752
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Salary
$50k - $111k
Bonus
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$49k - $115k

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Job Description for Process Engineer

Process Engineer Tasks
  • Analyze how process changes will effect overall production and the product.
  • Perform troubleshooting on plant equipment and systems.
  • Lead project planning and project management of small capital upgrades to the plant.
  • Implement process improvements to reduce cost and increase efficiency.

Career Paths

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Process Engineer
Senior Process Engineer
Manufacturing Engineer
Project Engineer
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Process Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design, Data Analysis, Project Management, Manufacturing Process Engineering and Process Improvement.

Pay by Experience Level for Process Engineer

An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,500 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,167 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 23.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (19.5% more) and Portland, Oregon (14.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (7.6% less), Los Angeles, California (3.8% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (3.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Early Career
57.1%
Experienced
42.9%