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Average Process Engineer with Lean Process Engineering Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$71,260
Avg. Salary
$3,905
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The average salary for a Process Engineer with Lean Process Engineering skills in San Diego, California is $71,260.
25%
$64k
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$71k
75%
$75k
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What Do Process Engineers Do?

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.

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What Are Popular Skills for Process Engineers?

Skills in Process Improvement, Manufacturing Process Engineering, Project Management, Chemical Process Engineering and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Raleigh, North Carolina earn an average of 18.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (15.0% more) and Dallas, Texas (12.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (4.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (4.2% less).

Years of Experience

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Early Career
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