Field Technician, Automation Salary

A sizeable majority of Automation Field Technicians in the United States are men. In this role, average pay is around $21.45 per hour. Some workers in this field — one-fourth — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a strong majority and dental plans are enjoyed by the larger part. Most Automation Field Technicians report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$36,212 - $83,763
$36K
$58K
$84K
MEDIAN: $58,462
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$14.03 - $29.17
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$0$83K
Salary $36,212 - $83,763
Bonus $0.00 - $3,973
Profit Sharing $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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$31,156 - $73,263
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $14.03 - $29.17
Overtime $20.81 - $44.57
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,973
Profit Sharing $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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$31,156 - $73,263
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 79

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Pay by Experience Level for Field Technician, Automation

Pay by Experience for a Field Technician, Automation has a positive trend. An entry-level Field Technician, Automation with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 60 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Field Technician, Automation with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Field Technician, Automation which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 13 salaries. A Field Technician, Automation with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 13 salaries.

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Key Stats for Field Technician, Automation

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Field Technician, Automation Salaries

Mid-Career
▲7%

Experienced
▲7%

Late-Career
▲4%

National Average
$50,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Field Technician, Automation Salaries

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲16%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲12%

National Average
$50,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 30%