Average Process Engineer Salary in New York, New York

$75,055
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,072
Bonus
$2,800
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Process Engineer in New York, New York is $75,055.
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$58k
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$75k
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$113k
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MEDIAN $75,055
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Salary
$58k - $113k
Bonus
$2k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$53k - $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
Project Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Process Engineer

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

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 $74,406 based on 23 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $106,750 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (14.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (4.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (2.5% less) and Cincinnati, Ohio (2.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 43 survey responses.
Early Career
53.5%
Mid Career
30.2%
Experienced
16.3%