PROCESS ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$86,000
$68,000
Min 10%
$86,000
Median 50%
$109,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Freese and Nichols
Highest Paying City
Sunnyvale, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a process engineer make?
The national average salary for a Process Engineer in the United States is $86,734 per year or $41.7 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $109,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $68,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Process Engineers are Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. Alaska, Texas, Louisiana, Washington, and Vermont have the highest paying Process Engineer jobs. Most Process Engineers spend 3.4 years in the position.

Average Process Engineer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Process Engineer makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Process Engineers are Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. Process Engineers at Freese and Nichols and eBay report the highest salaries. Companies like Facebook and Cheniere Energy also pay high salaries to their Process Engineers.

Average Process Engineer Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Process Engineer in the United States is $86,734 per year or $41.7 per hour. Sunnyvale, CA reports the highest Process Engineer salaries at $89,224 per year. The Sunnyvale, CA average entry-level salary for Process Engineers is $52,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Process Engineer salaries are Alaska, Texas, Louisiana, Washington, and Vermont. The lowest earning states are Florida, Tennessee, Georgia, Wyoming, and South Dakota.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Sunnyvale, CA
$89,224
2
Baytown, TX
$88,462
3
Baton Rouge, LA
$86,108
4
Albany, NY
$85,397
5
Rio Rancho, NM
$82,538

Average Process Engineer Salary By Industry

Wages for Process Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Professional companies, Technology companies, and Construction companies tend to have the highest salaries for Process Engineers. Salaries for Process Engineers in Professional companies average $95,462 annually, while Technology companies and Construction companies pay $87,589 and $85,752, respectively. The average salary for Process Engineers in the Retail industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $84,094.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$95,462
2
Technology
$87,589
3
Construction
$85,752
4
Manufacturing
$85,665
5
Automotive
$85,362

RECENTLY ADDED Process Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Careerbuilder-Us
Process Engineer
10/31/2019
$80,000
Austin Allen Company, LLC 7304
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10/31/2019
$90,000
Careerbuilder-Us
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Nashville, TN
10/31/2019
$60,000
Ingredion
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$50,000
Choice1Temps.com
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$100,000
Orion Talent
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10/29/2019
$70,000
10/29/2019
$156,525
10/28/2019
$98,900
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10/26/2019
$73,045
Spherion
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10/25/2019
$95,000
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