A Junior Automation Engineer earns an average salary of $48,396 per year. A skill in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation is associated with high pay for this job.

$37,983 - $69,746
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MEDIAN: $48,396
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$14.09 - $37.75
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$37,983 - $69,746  
   
Bonus
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$34,906 - $72,411  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.09 - $37.75  
   
Overtime
$35.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$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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$34,906 - $72,411  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Job Description for Junior Automation Engineer

A junior automation engineer usually works in the manufacturing industry and helps to create machines that will automate production processes. The engineer will also modify technologies that already exist. The junior engineer will write and program logic that will ensure coordination between the automation and the code. The programs should be able to accurately measure items and to control the various components with ease.

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Junior Automation Engineer Tasks

  • Interpret, understand, and document manual test cases and their steps.
  • Document existing processes and steps, including gaps and problems.
  • Develop automated test cases, scripts, and reports and evaluate their outcomes.

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Key Stats for Junior Automation Engineer

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
074
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
3%
Location:
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
16 %
Male
84 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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