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Instrumentation Engineer Salary with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills

An Instrumentation Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills earns an average salary of $81,736 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$52,363 - $117,103
(Median)
$52K
$82K
$120K
MEDIAN: $81,736
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,363 - $117,103  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,230  
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $5,500  
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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$54,498 - $123,883  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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Pay by Experience Level for Instrumentation Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills

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

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Experience Affects Instrumentation Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 44%

National Average
$87,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 4%