Average Process Engineer Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$73,126
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,250
Bonus
$1,500
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The average salary for a Process Engineer in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $73,126.
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$55k
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$98k
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MEDIAN $73,126
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Salary
$55k - $98k
Bonus
$604 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $11k
Total Pay
$57k - $100k

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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 Project Management, Engineering Design and Chemical Process Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $62,798 based on 9 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,413 based on 53 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,860 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,942 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $87,400.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 26.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (17.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (7.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 114 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.9%
Early Career
46.5%
Mid Career
23.7%
Experienced
13.2%
Late Career
8.8%