Production Engineer III Salary in the United States

How much does a Production Engineer III make in the United States? The average Production Engineer III salary in the United States is $95,861 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $84,822 and $103,456. 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

Production Engineer III plans and designs methods to improve production processes. Reviews existing processes and develops solutions to increase productivity or reduce costs. Being a Production Engineer III ensures compliance with approved production methods and quality standards. Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Additionally, Production Engineer III typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Production Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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109052
99084
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    Production Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Production Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Production Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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