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Electrical Automation Engineer Salary

The average salary for an Electrical Automation Engineer is $69,696 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$51,147 - $94,390
(Median)
$51K
$70K
$94K
MEDIAN: $69,696
10%
50%
90%

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$16.68 - $40.55
(Median)
$17
$22
$41
MEDIAN: $22.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$51,147 - $94,390  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,271  
Profit Sharing
$992 - $3,025  
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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$47,706 - $96,212  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 128
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$16.68 - $40.55  
   
Overtime
$1.39 - $55.43  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,271  
   
Profit Sharing
$992 - $3,025  
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).
)
$47,706 - $96,212  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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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 16%

Late-Career
up arrow 3%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$70,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect Electrical Automation Engineer Salaries

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
up arrow 3%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
0%

National Average
$70,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 9%
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