Senior Process Automation Engineer Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Senior Process Automation Engineer is $91,793 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Distributed Control Systems (DCS) is associated with high pay for this job.
Senior Process Automation Engineer Total Pay (?
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$68,121 - $126,875
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MEDIAN: $91,793
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Senior Process Automation Engineer Total Pay (?
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$41.80 - $77.87
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MEDIAN: $47.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$68,121 - $126,875  
   
Bonus
$775 - $13,087  
Profit Sharing
$1,526 - $9,630  
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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$71,436 - $144,208  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 97
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$41.80 - $77.87  
   
Overtime
$37.34 - $41.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$775 - $13,087  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,526 - $9,630  
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).
)
$71,436 - $144,208  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 97
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Job Description for Senior Process Automation Engineer
  • Manage and coordinate transition from product development to final production.
  • Pilot, prototype, and scale-up prototypes to test for manufacturing and quality issues.
  • Analyze product specifications to develop process and design alternatives.
  • Research and recommend technologies and materials.

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Experience Affects Senior Process Automation Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%
National Average
$98,000
Experienced
up arrow 2%

Skills That Affect Senior Process Automation Engineer Salaries

Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
up arrow 17%
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
0%
National Average
$98,000
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 26 votes.
Gender
Female
13%
female alumni
 
Male
87%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
31%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 8%
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