Average Process Engineer Salary in Wichita, Kansas

$69,630
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$1,017
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The average salary for a Process Engineer in Wichita, Kansas is $69,630.
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$57k
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MEDIAN $69,630
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Salary
$57k - $109k
Bonus
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$43k - $107k

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

Pay by Experience Level for Process Engineer

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 $59,847 based on 7 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,057 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,100 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 33.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (23.8% more) and Los Angeles, California (12.4% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 31 survey responses.
Entry Level
22.6%
Early Career
61.3%
Mid Career
16.1%