Average Senior Process Engineer Salary in Houston, Texas

$122,534
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$11,491
Bonus
$14,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior Process Engineer in Houston, Texas is $122,534.
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$89k
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MEDIAN $122,534
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Salary
$89k - $168k
Bonus
$3k - $33k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $14k
Total Pay
$94k - $183k

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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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Popular Skills for Senior Process Engineer

Skills in Chemical Process Engineering, Engineering Design, Process Improvement, Simulation and Manufacturing Process Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Process Engineer

An early career Senior Process Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $91,583 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Senior Process Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $114,434 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Senior Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $127,223 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $131,932.
Employees with Senior Process Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 4.1% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Albany, New York (29.1% less), Columbus, Ohio (23.3% less) and Los Angeles, California (18.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 122 survey responses.
Early Career
5.7%
Mid Career
34.4%
Experienced
45.1%
Late Career
14.8%