Average Process Engineer Salary in Phoenix, Arizona

$77,483
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,057
Bonus
$3,250
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The average salary for a Process Engineer in Phoenix, Arizona is $77,483.
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$63k
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$77k
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$102k
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MEDIAN $77,483
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Salary
$63k - $102k
Bonus
$489 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $10k
Total Pay
$63k - $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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Process Engineer

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Process Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Process Engineer
Senior Process Engineer
Manufacturing Engineer
Project Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Process Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Process Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Process Engineer

An entry-level Process Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,031 based on 27 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,373 based on 37 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,344 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,674 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $100,000.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 19.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (11.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (5.6% less), Boston, Massachusetts (5.6% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (5.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 124 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.8%
Early Career
29.8%
Mid Career
25.8%
Experienced
13.7%
Late Career
8.9%