Average Early-Career Process Engineer with Chemical Process Engineering Skills Salary in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

$85,854
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$4,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Process Engineer with Chemical Process Engineering skills in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is $85,854.
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$59k
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$86k
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$131k
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What Do Process Engineers Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Process Engineers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Process Engineers?

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 $76,632 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $109,118 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $172,361.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 3.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (16.6% less), Boston, Massachusetts (15.2% less) and Los Angeles, California (12.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 23 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.7%
Mid Career
60.9%
Late Career
17.4%