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Experienced Control / Automation Engineer Salary

The average salary for an Experienced Control / Automation Engineer is $80,522 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are SCADA, Distributed Control Systems (DCS), and Engineering Design.

$59,923 - $106,716
(Median)
$60K
$81K
$110K
MEDIAN: $80,522
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$23.78 - $54.44
(Median)
$24
$31
$54
MEDIAN: $31.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,923 - $106,716  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,080  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $19,392  
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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$58,935 - $116,251  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 130
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$23.78 - $54.44  
   
Overtime
$35.00 - $67.69  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,080  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $19,392  
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).
)
$58,935 - $116,251  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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Skills That Affect Experienced Control / Automation Engineer Salaries

SCADA
up arrow 14%

Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
up arrow 12%

Engineering Design
up arrow 11%

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
up arrow 6%

Robotics
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 2%

National Average
$82,000

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

AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 10%
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