Field Technician, Automation Salary

Male Automation Field Technicians number significantly more than their female counterparts, and average earnings in this role come out to $19.61 per hour in the United States. A fair number enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to two in five. For the most part, Automation Field Technicians enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Read More
$35,886 - $81,876
(Median)
$36K
$55K
$82K
MEDIAN: $55,326
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$14.61 - $29.18
(Median)
$15
$20
$29
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

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.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$35,886 - $81,876  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,411  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $4,000  
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).
)
$32,640 - $75,728  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 27
National Hourly Rate 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$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.61 - $29.18  
   
Overtime
$19.57 - $45.04  
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$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,411  
   
Profit Sharing
$983 - $4,000  
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).
)
$32,640 - $75,728  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 61
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Field Technician, Automation Job Listings

Search for more jobs:


Pay by Experience Level for Field Technician, Automation

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


Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $44K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $57K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $55K in this role. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $59K.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Field Technician, Automation Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Mid-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

National Average
$47,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 19%
ADVERTISEMENT