Process Engineer IV Salary in the United States

How much does a Process Engineer IV make in the United States? The average Process Engineer IV salary in the United States is $113,683 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $104,403 and $123,795. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Process Engineer IV develops and optimizes continuous production and manufacturing processes to achieve the output, quality, and cost goals of the organization. Collects production data and applies standard scientific and statistical methods to analyze, document, and diagram production processes. Being a Process Engineer IV identifies process bottlenecks and devises solutions to resolve. Recommends changes or upgrades to equipment, work methods, or other aspects of the process to improve efficiency and utilization of resources including labor, energy and raw materials. Additionally, Process Engineer IV consults on major internal production initiatives. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Process Engineer IV is a specialist on complex technical and business matters. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. To be a Process Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Process Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Process Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Process Engineering Director


    Bachelor's Degree

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