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Average Process Engineer with Process Improvement Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$94,346
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,000
Bonus
$8,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Process Engineer with Process Improvement skills in Houston, Texas is $94,346.
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$70k
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$94k
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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 Chemical Process Engineering, Engineering Design, Manufacturing Process Engineering, Microsoft Excel and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $75,335 based on 13 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,453 based on 83 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,442 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,985 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $139,355.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (24.4% less), Minneapolis, Minnesota (22.6% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (19.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 193 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.7%
Early Career
43.0%
Mid Career
32.6%
Experienced
11.9%
Late Career
5.7%