Mid-Career Automation Engineers take home approximately $78K per year on average. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Work is enjoyable for Mid-Career Automation Engineers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$57,342 - $96,830
$57K
$78K
$97K
MEDIAN: $77,917
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$24.92 - $37.63
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$31
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MEDIAN: $30.68
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$57,342 - $96,830  
   
Bonus
$0.30 - $11,335  
Profit Sharing
$1,250  
Total Pay (?
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$57,570 - $98,101  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 84
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$24.92 - $37.63  
   
Overtime
$25.94 - $60.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.30 - $11,335  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,250  
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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$57,570 - $98,101  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Key Stats for Control / Automation Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
070
5-9 years
70%
10-19 years
30%
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Skills That Affect Control / Automation Engineer Salaries

Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
up arrow 15%

SCADA
up arrow 8%

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
up arrow 7%

Engineering Design
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 3%

Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 3%

Robotics
up arrow 1%

autodesk autocad
0%

National Average
$76,000

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

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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