Average Senior Process Engineer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

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The average salary for a Senior Process Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $106,187.
MEDIAN $106,187
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$81k - $128k
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$81k - $136k

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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 Process Improvement, Chemical Process Engineering and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Manufacturing Process Engineering and Data Analysis.

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 $117,916 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Senior Process Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $115,409 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Senior Process Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Albany, New York (18.2% less), Columbus, Ohio (11.5% less) and Los Angeles, California (6.2% less).

Years of Experience

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Mid Career