Average Production Engineer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$76,741
Avg. Salary
$5,000
Bonus
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The average salary for a Production Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $76,741.
10%
$49k
10%
$77k
50%
$106k
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MEDIAN $76,741
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Salary
$49k - $106k
Bonus
$3k - $8k
Total Pay
$49k - $105k

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Job Description for Production Engineer

Production Engineer Tasks
  • Assist in process hazard analysis and drive resulting action items to completion.
  • Perform training to operators on new processes.
  • Modify and update all Safety Information and procedures.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement.

Career Paths

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Production Engineer
Process Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Production Engineer

Skills in Engineering Design, Process Improvement, Project Management and Chemical Process Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average.
Employees with Production Engineer in their job title in Midland, Texas earn an average of 42.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (31.7% more) and Baton Rouge, Louisiana (23.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (14.0% less) and Denver, Colorado (1.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%