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Average Process Engineer with Project Management Skills Salary

$74,054
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,632
Bonus
$7,750
Commission
$2,938
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The average salary for a Process Engineer with Project Management skills is $74,054.
10%
$58k
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$74k
90%
$101k
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$58k - $101k
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$1k - $10k
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$614 - $8k
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$58k - $106k
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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, Autoliv Inc. and PQ Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Jacobs Engineering Group Inc where the average pay is $95,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Intel Corporation and Procter & Gamble Co, earning around $80,776 and $79,413, respectively. Arconic pays the lowest at around $69,249. PQ Corporation and Autoliv Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $69,659 and $70,300, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Process Engineers?

Skills in Chemical Process Engineering and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis, Manufacturing Process Engineering 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 $65,539 based on 115 salaries. An early career Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,055 based on 1,240 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,016 based on 581 salaries. An experienced Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,132 based on 217 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $90,881.
Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 30.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (16.2% more) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (4.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Columbus, Ohio (5.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,265 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.1%
Early Career
54.7%
Mid Career
25.7%
Experienced
9.6%
Late Career
4.9%