Average Process Engineer Salary in Cambridge, Massachusetts

$76,756
Avg. Salary
$6,500
Bonus
$4,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Process Engineer in Cambridge, Massachusetts is $76,756.
10%
$64k
10%
$77k
50%
$107k
90%
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MEDIAN $76,756
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Salary
$64k - $107k
Bonus
$3k - $12k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$69k - $117k

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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 Data Analysis and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Process Improvement, Manufacturing Process Engineering and Chemical 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 $73,449 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,519 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 20.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (12.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (4.7% less), Cincinnati, Ohio (4.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 34 survey responses.
Early Career
76.5%
Mid Career
23.5%