An Automation Engineer earns an average salary of £32,348 per year.

£21,470 - £45,009
£21K
£32K
£45K
MEDIAN: £32,348
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
£21,470 - £45,009  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,848  
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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£21,751 - £58,983  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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
£0.00 - £4,848  
   
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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£21,751 - £58,983  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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Pay by Experience Level for Automation Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Q: What is it like working as an Automation Engineer?

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"Walk before you can run."
Know the basics before you start. You need to know how to wire a PLC and how the field signal work before jumping into programming. Also a good background in all industry is helpful.

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Key Stats for Automation Engineer

038
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Automation Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
₤34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect Automation Engineer Salaries

SCADA
up arrow 10%

National Average
₤34,000

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 1%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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