An Entry-Level Automation Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 355,123 per year. A skill in Selenium Automated Test Tool is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 121,641 - Rs 591,795
Rs 120K
Rs 330K
Rs 590K
MEDIAN: Rs 330,085
Rs 0Rs 605K
Salary Rs 121,641 - Rs 591,795
Bonus Rs 8.61 - Rs 51,064
Profit Sharing Rs 10,500
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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).
Rs 121,641 - Rs 605,391
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

Job Description for Automation Engineer

Automation engineers are in charge of creating an effective production workflow in their organization. They implement complex electrical and mechanical installation support to ensure efficient equipment output and strict compliance with safety regulations. In addition, they handle daily technical support requests for improving special machinery functioning. As they are also responsible of planning and executing company initiatives, they should know the assembly process for different industry machinery. Most automation engineers handle workers' training in the use of manufacturing equipment. They must have current and advanced knowledge of different programming language syntax to deal with automated machinery issues.


Automation Engineer Tasks

  • Develop, deploy, and manage automation at production facilities.
  • Resolve supply chain, software, and warranty issues.
  • Manage operational activities and partnerships to ensure secure supply chain.

Automation Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Automation Engineer


7 %
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Automation Engineer Salaries

Selenium Automated Test Tool

Automation Scripting

National Average
Rs 330,000

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.


7 %
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 31%