Automation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) Skills Salary

An Automation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills earns an average salary of $75,918 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$60,379 - $103,377
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$77K
$100K
MEDIAN: $77,332
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$19.57 - $44.18
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MEDIAN: $28.50
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$0$107K
Salary $60,379 - $103,377
Bonus $1,021 - $12,147
Profit Sharing $974 - $10,137
Total Pay (?
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$59,689 - $107,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 154
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $19.57 - $44.18
Overtime $15.41 - $46.37
Annual Data $0$107K
Bonus $1,021 - $12,147
Profit Sharing $974 - $10,137
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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$59,689 - $107,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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Pay by Experience Level for Automation Engineer

Pay by Experience for an Automation Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Automation Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 100 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Automation Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Automation Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 35 salaries. An Automation Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $89,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Automation Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Automation Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲10%

Late-Career
▲10%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$81,000

Entry-Level
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 3%
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