Mid-Career Automation Engineer Salary

Average Mid-Career Automation Engineers make around $79K annually. Total cash compensation for Mid-Career Automation Engineers runs from $59K to $107K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $11K and profit sharing that can reach almost $13K. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The majority of Mid-Career Automation Engineers claim high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$59,996 - $101,240
$60K
$79K
$100K
MEDIAN: $79,220
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90%

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$19.83 - $46.74
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$31
$47
MEDIAN: $31.18
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,996 - $101,240  
   
Bonus
$964 - $10,970  
Profit Sharing
$24.47 - $12,766  
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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$58,918 - $106,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 279
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.83 - $46.74  
   
Overtime
$25.00 - $53.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$964 - $10,970  
   
Profit Sharing
$24.47 - $12,766  
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).
)
$58,918 - $106,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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Key Stats for Automation Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
5-9 years
80%
10-19 years
20%
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Skills That Affect Automation Engineer Salaries

Java
▲16%

Python
▲12%

SQL
▲8%

C# Programming Language
▲8%

Selenium Automated Test Tool
▲4%

SCADA
▲3%

Test Automation
▲1%

Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
▲1%

Autodesk AutoCAD
▲1%

Automation Scripting
▼0%

National Average
$81,000

Engineering Design
▼4%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼5%

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
▼5%

Robotics
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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