Average Process Engineer Salary in Cleveland, Ohio

$66,881
Avg. Salary
$3,040
Bonus
$1,250
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Process Engineer in Cleveland, Ohio is $66,881.
10%
$51k
10%
$67k
50%
$83k
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MEDIAN $66,881
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Salary
$51k - $83k
Bonus
$700 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$763 - $4k
Total Pay
$52k - $89k

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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
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Process Engineer

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

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 $55,025 based on 10 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,896 based on 43 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,292 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,283 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,000.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 38.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (28.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (17.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 97 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.3%
Early Career
44.3%
Mid Career
32.0%
Experienced
8.2%
Late Career
5.2%