Automation Engineering Manager Salary

The average salary for an Automation Engineering Manager is $102,437 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$77,131 - $129,193
MEDIAN: $102,437

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
$77,131 - $129,193  
$2,472 - $32,500  
Profit Sharing
$997 - $17,452  
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).
$78,384 - $147,046  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 98
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Automation Engineering Manager

Automation engineering managers oversee automation teams within a manufacturing setting, especially a factory or plant. These managers oversee groups of engineers and automation technicians, and may be responsible for hiring and employee evaluations to shape an efficient and cohesive team.


Automation Engineering Manager Tasks

  • Review and improve cost reduction, maintenance, documentation, and other programs.
  • Provide expertise to direct and strategize mechanical engineering design and implementation.
  • Supervise mechanical engineers in production, inspection and review of tools, ensuring quality and timeliness.
  • Select, approve and test materials and supplies for quality and conformance to specifications.

Engineering Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Automation Engineering Manager Salaries

up arrow 18%

up arrow 5%

National Average

up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Automation Engineering Manager Salaries

National Average

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

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.


1 %
99 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 2%