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Process Engineer Salary

$89,331 (USD)

Average Salary

$43/hr

Average Hourly

$2,859

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 22, 2019

The average pay for a Process Engineer is $89,331 a year and $43 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Process Engineer is between $63,251 and $110,599. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Process Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Develops, enhances, and implements systems that increase efficiency and optimize all phases of service or production processes, from design to manufacturing.
  • Oversees process design projects, and ensures the efficient and safe functioning of all the processes related to producing a product, substance, or service.
  • Designs processes and equipment related to the development and commercialization of products or services that are cost effective and in keeping with a given budget.
  • Evaluates existing processes, suggests measures for improvement, and configures manufacturing systems to reduce cost, improve sustainability, boost productivity, quality, and profitability, and develop best practices within the production process.
  • Implements methods and process designs, creates prototypes, tests, and makes necessary modifications where required.
Process Engineer Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Industrial Engineers

Job family population: 279,550

Estimated population of Process Engineer jobs: 12,118

Rate of error: 1.3%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$103,559
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Process Engineer Job Listings for United States

Chemical Process Engineer - CBD/Industrial Hemp Scientist
Nov 22
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MGO
The Chemical Process Engineer will be responsible for enhancing existing botanical extraction processes and developing new industrial processes and designing new process equipment or modifying ...
Senior/Staff Process Engineer
Nov 20
Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Crossbar Inc.
Senior Process Engineer Description In this position, you will be responsible for developing semiconductor process modules and integration for the next generation nonvolatile memory technology in a ...
Injection Molding Process Engineer
Nov 20
Lindsay, CA, USA
NDS - A member of NORMA Group
Summary The Process Engineer leads all efforts in developing, documenting, verifying, and maintaining current and new injection molding processes with a focus on improving quality and cycle ...
Process Engineer Research & Development - Tualatin
Nov 21
Tualatin, Oregon, USA
Campbells
Provide process engineering knowledge to implement efficient and effective technology transfer between Technical Solution Hub, R&D and the thermal plants. * Perform a robust situation assessment ...
Process Engineer
Nov 15
Fremont, CA, USA
Coast Personnel Services
Job Description The Process Engineering is at work during all stages of the manufacturing process. This position can be designing innovative processes and equipment for a new facility or they can be ...

The average pay for a Process Engineer is $89,331 a year and $43 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Process Engineer is between $63,251 and $110,599. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Process Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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