Average Process Engineer with Troubleshooting Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$81,971
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$17,500
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The average salary for a Process Engineer with Troubleshooting skills in San Jose, California is $81,971.
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$61k
MEDIAN
$82k
90%
$133k
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$61k - $133k
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$0 - $18k
Total Pay
$61k - $158k

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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 Manufacturing Process Engineering, Process Improvement, Data Analysis, Chemical Process Engineering and Microsoft Excel 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 $79,480 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 18.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Baton Rouge, Louisiana (11.0% more) and Los Angeles, California (5.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (9.7% less), Salt Lake City, Utah (6.2% less) and Austin, Texas (4.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 11 survey responses.
Early Career
45.5%
Mid Career
54.5%