Average Process Engineering Manager Salary

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The average salary for a Process Engineering Manager is $108,623.
MEDIAN $108,623
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$77k - $149k
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$78k - $163k

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Job Description for Process Engineering Manager

Process Engineering Manager Tasks
  • Lead process engineering and equipment maintenance teams, including schedules and downtime.
  • Review, improve upon, and set standards for organization-wide manufacturing documentation.
  • Supervise validation and finalization of new processes and technologies.
  • Budget for current, expected, and potential expansions of operations.

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Process Engineering Manager
Senior Principal Engineer
Director of Engineering
Quality Assurance (QA) Director
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Process Engineering Manager

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

Pay by Experience Level for Process Engineering Manager

An early career Process Engineering Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $88,737 based on 56 salaries. A mid-career Process Engineering Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,011 based on 92 salaries. An experienced Process Engineering Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $111,281 based on 174 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $123,781.
Employees with Process Engineering Manager in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 31.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Greensboro, North Carolina (15.7% more) and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (9.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Oshkosh, Wisconsin (19.0% less), Chicago, Illinois (15.3% less) and Columbus, Ohio (12.5% less).

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