Automation Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary (Australia)

The average pay for an Automation Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills is AU$78,447 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$60,855 - AU$103,895
AU$61K
AU$78K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$78,447
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$118K
Salary AU$60,855 - AU$103,895
Bonus AU$5,028
Total Pay (?
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AU$56,673 - AU$118,289
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

Automation Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$81,314

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Automation Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Automation Engineer Salaries

▲17%

▲1%

National Average
AU$81,000

▼15%

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 92%