Average Senior Process Automation Engineer Salary

$110,628
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$9,916
Bonus
$6,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Senior Process Automation Engineer is $110,628.
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$81k
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$111k
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$142k
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MEDIAN $110,628
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Salary
$81k - $142k
Bonus
$4k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $8k
Total Pay
$82k - $148k

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Senior Process Automation Engineer
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Commercial Manager
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Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Process Automation Engineer

Skills in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation and Distributed Control Systems (DCS) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Process Improvement and Manufacturing Process Engineering.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Process Automation Engineer

A mid-career Senior Process Automation Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $103,999 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Senior Process Automation Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $113,104 based on 21 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $119,831.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 51 survey responses.
Mid Career
37.3%
Experienced
41.2%
Late Career
21.6%