Average Entry-Level Process Engineer with Process Improvement Skills Salary in Portland, Oregon

$76,835
Avg. Salary
$2,173
Bonus
$4,260
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Process Engineer with Process Improvement skills in Portland, Oregon is $76,835.
10%
$44k
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$77k
90%
$113k
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Salary
$44k - $113k
Bonus
$800 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $8k
Total Pay
$44k - $138k

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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, Data Analysis, Manufacturing Process Engineering and Material Science are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $77,233 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,820 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Hillsboro, Oregon earn an average of 29.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Santa Clara, California (19.2% more) and Sunnyvale, California (5.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (14.6% less), Austin, Texas (13.9% less) and Burlington, Vermont (10.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 46 survey responses.
Early Career
60.9%
Mid Career
26.1%
Experienced
13.0%