Late-Career Automation Technicians pull down an average of $28.22 per hour. Most Late-Career Automation Technicians report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$41,203 - $88,397
$41K
$74K
$88K
MEDIAN: $73,738
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$22.33 - $35.81
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$28
$36
MEDIAN: $28.22
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$41,203 - $88,397  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
Profit Sharing
$203.47  
Total Pay (?
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$48,469 - $82,524  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$22.33 - $35.81  
   
Overtime
$14.68 - $50.85  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
   
Profit Sharing
$203.47  
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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$48,469 - $82,524  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40

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Key Stats for Control / Automation Technician

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
0100
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Control / Automation Technician Salaries

Robotics
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

National Average
$70,000

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

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Powerpoint
up arrow 2%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 5%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 7%

Engineering Design
up arrow 10%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 13%

AutoCAD
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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