Average Entry-Level Process Engineer with Process Improvement Skills Salary

$65,141
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,206
Bonus
$2,903
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Process Engineer with Process Improvement skills is $65,141.
10%
$51k
MEDIAN
$65k
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$79k
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Salary
$51k - $79k
Bonus
$963 - $9k
Profit Sharing
$511 - $7k
Total Pay
$50k - $83k

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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 Chemical Process Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, Engineering Design and Manufacturing Process Engineering.

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 $70,060 based on 2,907 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 1,213 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,902 based on 480 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $84,898.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Hillsboro, Oregon earn an average of 52.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Santa Clara, California (40.6% more) and Fremont, California (26.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4,875 survey responses.
Early Career
59.6%
Mid Career
24.9%
Experienced
9.8%
Late Career
5.6%