Average Process Engineer with Manufacturing Process Engineering Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$74,871
Avg. Salary
$4,943
Bonus
$4,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Process Engineer with Manufacturing Process Engineering skills in Chicago, Illinois is $74,871.
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$50k
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$75k
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$90k
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Salary
$50k - $90k
Bonus
$102 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$52k - $94k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Process Engineer

Skills in Process Improvement, Chemical Process Engineering, Project Management and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design.

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 $60,000 based on 7 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,841 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,945 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,832 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 21.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (16.8% more) and Portland, Oregon (16.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 52 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.5%
Early Career
55.8%
Mid Career
17.3%
Experienced
13.5%