Average Production Engineer Salary in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$82,504
Avg. Salary
$5,210
Bonus
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The average salary for a Production Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $82,504.
10%
$41k
10%
$83k
50%
$125k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $82,504
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Salary
$41k - $125k
Bonus
$4k - $26k
Total Pay
$41k - $151k

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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
Petroleum Engineer
Manufacturing Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Production Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Production Engineer

An early career Production Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,500 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Production Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,643 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Production Engineer in their job title in Midland, Texas earn an average of 32.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (22.5% more) and Baton Rouge, Louisiana (14.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (7.9% less), Chicago, Illinois (7.0% less) and Los Angeles, California (5.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Early Career
42.9%
Mid Career
57.1%