Mid-Career Control / Automation Engineer Salary

Median pay for Mid-Career Automation Engineers lies in the neighborhood of $75K annually. With some bonuses approaching $15K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $10K, overall incomes of Mid-Career Automation Engineers spread between $58K and $101K depending on individual performance. Job satisfaction for Mid-Career Automation Engineers is high. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little over a half. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$58,289 - $97,992

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$22.31 - $35.41

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$58,289 - $97,992  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,170  
Profit Sharing
$309.13 - $9,696  
Total Pay (?
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$57,896 - $101,475  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 119
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.31 - $35.41  
   
Overtime
$29.75 - $48.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,170  
   
Profit Sharing
$309.13 - $9,696  
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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$57,896 - $101,475  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Control / Automation Engineer Salaries

Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
up arrow 13%

Engineering Design
up arrow 11%

SCADA
up arrow 10%

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
up arrow 4%

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

National Average
$76,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 10%
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