Average Senior Process Engineer Salary in San Francisco, California

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The average salary for a Senior Process Engineer in San Francisco, California is $116,880.
MEDIAN $116,880
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$91k - $137k
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$91k - $146k

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Job Description for Senior Process Engineer

Senior Process Engineer Tasks
  • 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Process Engineer

A mid-career Senior Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $118,624 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Senior Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $117,447 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Senior Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 4.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Albany, New York (25.7% less), Columbus, Ohio (19.6% less) and Los Angeles, California (14.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Mid Career