Average Senior Automation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$113,476
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The average salary for a Senior Automation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills in Houston, Texas is $113,476.
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$99k - $120k
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$111k - $133k

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Job Description for Senior Automation Engineer

Senior Automation Engineer Tasks
  • Program, write, and verify automated testing tools.
  • Analyze systems and design and evaluate automation scripts and systems.
  • Collaborate with internal and external teams to test and improve efficiency of systems.
  • Lead automation projects and changes, including daily operations and quality control.

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Popular Skills for Senior Automation Engineer

Skills in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Human-Machine Interface (HMI).