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The average salary for a Process Engineer at Tesla Motors is $86,538.
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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, Applied Materials Inc and W. L. Gore & Associates. Reported salaries are highest at Applied Materials Inc where the average pay is $107,061. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include ExxonMobil Corporation and Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, earning around $102,759 and $84,787, respectively. Corning Incorporated pays the lowest at around $71,459. Georgia-Pacific Corporation and W. L. Gore & Associates also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $73,955 and $77,038, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Process Engineers?

Skills in Process Improvement and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management, Data Analysis and Manufacturing Process Engineering.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Process Engineer in their job title in Fremont, California earn an average of 1.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Sparks, Nevada (10.4% less) and Reno, Nevada (10.2% less).

Years of Experience

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