Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Senior Process Engineer is $101,671
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Process Engineers?
An entry-level Senior Process Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $95,133 based on 18 salaries. An early career Senior Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,470 based on 236 …Read more
What Do Senior Process Engineers Do?
Senior process engineers evaluate a process’ efficiency, effectiveness, quality, and safety. They then identify any areas that need to be improved or changed, with the ultimate goal being to make a process efficient and less costly.
Senior process engineers can be employed at a business or work as independent contractors. Either way, they typically focus on one project at a time to avoid confusion or conflicts that result from multiple concurrent projects.
Senior process engineers examine …Read more
- Analyze product specifications to develop process and design alternatives.
- Research and recommend technologies and materials.
- Manage and coordinate transition from product development to final production.
- Pilot, prototype, and scale-up prototypes to test for manufacturing and quality issues.