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Average Process Engineer Salary at Applied Materials Inc

$106,654
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$9,826
Bonus
$6,104
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Process Engineer at Applied Materials Inc is $106,654.
10%
$77k
MEDIAN
$107k
90%
$129k
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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.
The top respondents for the job title Process Engineer are from the companies Intel Corporation, W. L. Gore & Associates and Corning Incorporated. Reported salaries are highest at ExxonMobil Corporation where the average pay is $102,759. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Tesla Motors and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, earning around $86,538 and $84,787, respectively. Corning Incorporated pays the lowest at around $70,771. Georgia-Pacific Corporation and W. L. Gore & Associates also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $73,419 and $76,812, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Process Engineers?

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

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 $92,829 based on 12 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,683 based on 27 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $124,270 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $121,652 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Santa Clara, California earn an average of 4.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (2.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boise, Idaho (16.3% less) and Sunnyvale, California (4.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 51 survey responses.
Entry Level
23.5%
Early Career
52.9%
Mid Career
9.8%
Experienced
13.7%