Control / Automation Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary

Median pay for Automation Engineers with Engineering Design skills is around $81K annually. Total cash compensation to Automation Engineers with Engineering Design skills approaches anywhere from $50K on the lower end to $112K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $12K from bonuses and upwards of $9K from profit sharing. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Most Automation Engineers with Engineering Design skills report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$50,273 - $104,642
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$81K
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MEDIAN: $80,674
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$12.77 - $141.91
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MEDIAN: $26.82
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,273 - $104,642  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $12,080  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,881  
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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$50,129 - $112,164  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 86
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$12.77 - $141.91  
   
Overtime
$17.00 - $68.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $12,080  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,881  
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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$50,129 - $112,164  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Pay by Experience Level for Control / Automation Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Control / Automation Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Control / Automation Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 45 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Control / 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 $80,000 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Control / Automation Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 31 salaries. A Control / 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 $90,000 based on 16 salaries.

Key Stats for Control / Automation Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Control / Automation Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

Late-Career
▲10%

National Average
$82,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 13%
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