A Control / Automation Engineer with SCADA skills earns an average salary of $84,471 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$61,457 - $112,698
$61K
$84K
$110K
MEDIAN: $84,470
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50%
90%

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$18.15 - $49.00
$18
$29
$49
MEDIAN: $28.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$61,457 - $112,698  
   
Bonus
$979 - $12,164  
Profit Sharing
$2,520  
Total Pay (?
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$55,517 - $113,246  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 55
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$18.15 - $49.00  
   
Overtime
$31.21 - $69.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$979 - $12,164  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,520  
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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$55,517 - $113,246  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Pay by Experience Level for Control / Automation Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Control / Automation Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Control / Automation Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Late-Career
up arrow 4%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$85,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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