Improvement Engineer Salary in the United States

How much does an Improvement Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Improvement Engineer in the United States is $43 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $38 and $50. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Improvement Engineer
Abbott Laboratories - Irvine , CA
We are seeking an experienced Continuous Improvement Engineer to work closely with the cross functional Value Stream teams. This position will design, develop, standardize and implement Operational ...
Hirepurpose - 9 days ago
Leads process improvement activities to include: in-process defect reduction, scrap reduction, set ... Bachelor's degree in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering, or an equivalent combination of ...
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
Kelly Services - Milpitas , CA
Lead defect resolution, root cause investigation, and continuous improvement activities ... A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Electrical, Mechanical or Industrial or related science ...
Kelly Services - 2 days ago
Kelly Services - San Jose , CA
Provides supports in the continuous improvement effort of the OSTA quality system for processing ... As needed, the Market Quality Engineer will communicate with customers and field personnel and ...
Kelly Services - 7 days ago
Spin Master Ltd - Los Angeles , California
Improve efficiency in the engineering process through continuous improvement * Explore new materials, technology, and manufacturing processes You should apply if you have the following: * 5-8+ years ...
Spin Master - 6 days ago
Astrix Technology Group -
Six Sigma, Total Quality Management (TQM), Lean Manufacturing or other continuous improvement ... Degree in Engineering, Life Sciences or Business *Six Sigma, Total Quality Management (TQM), Lean ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago