Process Safety Engineer

Process Safety Engineer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$91,000
$65,000
Min 10%
$91,000
Median 50%
$129,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
BP America
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.1 years
How much does a process safety engineer make?
Process Safety Engineers in the US make on average $91,806 annually or $44.14 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $129,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $65,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Process Safety Engineers are Manufacturing companies and Technology companies. The best states for high paying Process Safety Engineer jobs are District of Columbia, Alaska, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Colorado. Most Process Safety Engineers spend 3.1 years in the position.
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Average Process Safety Engineer Salary By Location

Process Safety Engineers in the United States of America make on average $91,806 a year or $44.14 per hour. The top city when it comes to Process Safety Engineer salaries is Washington, DC at $118,714 per year. Not only that, Washington, DC also has an average entry-level salary of $79,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Process Safety Engineer salaries are District of Columbia, Alaska, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Colorado. South Dakota, North Dakota, Utah, Rhode Island, and Montana have the lowest reported salaries for Process Safety Engineers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$118,714
2
Anchorage, AK
$115,415
3
Easton, PA
$112,875
4
Loveland, CO
$109,509
5
Palo Alto, CA
$108,989

Average Process Safety Engineer Salary By Company

If you are a Process Safety Engineer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Manufacturing companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Process Safety Engineers are BP America and Shell. Also, companies like Firmenich and Broken Hill Proprietary pay their Process Safety Engineers very well.

Average Process Safety Engineer Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Process Safety Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Energy companies, Construction companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Process Safety Engineers. Energy companies pay Process Safety Engineers an average salary of $113,249, Construction companies pay $90,968, and Professional companys come in at $88,712. The average salary for Process Safety Engineers in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $86,915.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Energy
$113,249
2
Construction
$90,968
3
Professional
$88,712
4
Manufacturing
$86,915

Recently Added Process Safety Engineer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Princeperelson & Associates
Process Safety Engineer
01/03/2020
$100,000
Southern Recruiting Solutions, Inc.
Process Safety Engineer
09/28/2019
$110,000