Experienced Control / Automation Technician Salary

Median pay for Experienced Automation Technicians lies in the neighborhood of $26.66 per hour. Final cash compensation to Experienced Automation Technicians varies from around $45K to approximately $83K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $4K and $7K, respectively. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$49,007 - $82,253
$49K
$65K
$82K
MEDIAN: $64,949
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$20.23 - $33.65
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$27
$34
MEDIAN: $26.66
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$49,007 - $82,253  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,973  
Profit Sharing
$100.00 - $7,241  
Commission
$10,000  
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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$44,663 - $83,260  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 59
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$20.23 - $33.65  
   
Overtime
$29.83 - $56.47  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,973  
   
Commission
$10,000  
Profit Sharing
$100.00 - $7,241  
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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$44,663 - $83,260  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 82
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Key Stats for Control / Automation Technician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
10-19 years
80%
20 years or more
20%
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Skills That Affect Control / Automation Technician Salaries

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲22%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲8%

Microsoft Word
▲7%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲5%

Microsoft Excel
▲5%

Microsoft Office
▲4%

autodesk autocad
▲3%

Engineering Design
▲2%

Robotics
▲2%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲1%

Project Management
▼0%

National Average
$63,000

AutoCAD
▼5%

Powerpoint
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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