Average Process Engineer with Manufacturing Process Engineering Skills Salary in Santa Clara, California

$82,500
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$5,000
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The average salary for a Process Engineer with Manufacturing Process Engineering skills in Santa Clara, California is $82,500.
25%
$72k
25%
$83k
50%
$101k
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MEDIAN $82,500
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Salary
$72k - $101k
Bonus
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$72k - $102k

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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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Process Engineer
Senior Process Engineer
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Project Engineer
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Popular Skills for Process Engineer

Skills in Process Improvement, Data Analysis, Material Science and Chemical Process Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 7.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (6.3% more) and San Jose, California (0.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (11.6% less), Dallas, Texas (10.4% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (6.6% less).