PRODUCTION ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$78,000
$59,000
Min 10%
$78,000
Median 50%
$103,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Menlo Park, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a production engineer make?
The national average salary for a Production Engineer in the U.S. is $78,343 annually or $37.67 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $103,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $59,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Production Engineers are Professional companies and Internet companies. Alaska, Washington, Texas, Louisiana, and California have the highest paying Production Engineer jobs. The typical employment for a Production Engineer is 2.9 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs

Average Production Engineer Salary By Company

If you are a Production Engineer, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Production Engineers at Facebook and Cheniere Energy report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Continental Resources or Microsoft, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Production Engineers.

Average Production Engineer Salary By Location

As a Production Engineer in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $78,343 per year or $37.67 per hour. The top city when it comes to Production Engineer salaries is Menlo Park, CA at $88,721 per year. The Menlo Park, CA average entry-level salary for Production Engineers is $51,000. Alaska, Washington, Texas, Louisiana, and California are the top 5 highest earning states for Production Engineers. On the other hand, South Carolina, Hawaii, Montana, Idaho, and Florida report the lowest wages for Production Engineers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Menlo Park, CA
$88,721
2
Redmond, WA
$86,429
3
College Station, TX
$85,656
4
Baton Rouge, LA
$81,159
5
New York, NY
$77,412

Average Production Engineer Salary By Industry

Wages for Production Engineers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Internet companies, Utilities companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Production Engineers. Internet companies pay Production Engineers an average salary of $103,050, Utilities companies pay $81,140, and Manufacturing companys come in at $77,445. The types of companies that pay Production Engineers the least are in the Automotive industry, where the average annual salary is $74,177.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$103,050
2
Utilities
$81,140
3
Manufacturing
$77,445
4
Hospitality
$76,407
5
Construction
$75,072

RECENTLY ADDED Production Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cybercoders
Production Engineer
09/29/2019
$80,000
Pace Staffing Network
Production Engineer
09/29/2019
$72,000
Southern Recruiting Solutions, Inc.
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09/28/2019
$95,000
Job Juncture
Production Engineer
08/26/2019
$80,000
Randstad
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08/20/2019
$55,598
Kelly Services
Production Engineer
08/14/2019
$75,132
Kelly Services
Production Engineer
07/27/2019
$60,000
The Judge Group
Production Engineer
07/26/2019
$85,000
Randstad
Production Engineer
07/13/2019
$55,000
Coastal Recruiting
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06/26/2019
$52,175
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