An Automation Engineer earns an average salary of £33,092 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

£22,254 - £46,369
£22K
£33K
£46K
MEDIAN: £33,092
10%
50%
90%

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£23.68 - £47.25
£33
MEDIAN: £33.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Salary
£22,254 - £46,369  
   
Bonus
£195.74 - £4,966  
Profit Sharing
£500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£22,455 - £59,851  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£16£32£48
Hourly Rate
£33.00  
   
Overtime
£21.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£20K£40K£60K
Bonus
£195.74 - £4,966  
   
Profit Sharing
£500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
£22,455 - £59,851  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Key Stats for Automation Engineer

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Automation Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲12%

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
₤35,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Skills That Affect Automation Engineer Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲9%

SCADA
▲7%

National Average
₤35,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 50%
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