The average salary for an Electrical Automation Engineer is $79,418 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.

$38,978 - $108,727
(Median)
$39K
$79K
$110K
MEDIAN: $79,417
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$20.95 - $40.00
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$38
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MEDIAN: $38.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$38,978 - $108,727  
   
Bonus
$5,057  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$40,032 - $110,777  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$38.00  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.40  
Overtime
$36.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$5,057  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$40,032 - $110,777  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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Job Description for Electrical Automation Engineer

  • Develop and perform tests to establish safety, efficiency, and performance of automated systems and machinery.
  • Prepare and deliver integration protocol reports, including guidelines, cost of integration, hardware details, and integration method.
  • Integrate machinery into manufacturing systems to enhance the automation process.
  • Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve systems errors.

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Pay by Experience Level for Electrical Automation Engineer

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

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Experience Affects Electrical Automation Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$80,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Electrical Automation Engineer Salaries

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

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$80,000

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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