Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Automation Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$102,873 / yrTotal Pay
$84,218 / yrBase Pay
$18,655 / yrAdditional Pay

$102,873

 / yr
$60K$258K
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The estimated total pay for a Automation Engineer is $102,873 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $84,218 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $18,655 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Automation Engineer?

Some related job titles are Mechatronics Engineer Salaries with median pay of $100,525, Test Automation Engineer Salaries with median pay of $110,871, Automation Testing Salaries with median pay of $94,605, Controls Engineer Salaries with median pay of $105,867.

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Workday
4.2

Workday

Automation Engineer

$148,444

 /yr
Range: $130K - $156K

$130K

$156K

$130,000 - $155,653 Range

Aerotek
3.6

Aerotek

Automation Engineer

$99,953

 /yr
Range: $77K - $152K

$77K

$152K

$76,631 - $151,517 Range

Intel Corporation
4.3

Intel Corporation

Automation Engineer

$95,696

 /yr
Range: $72K - $137K

$72K

$137K

$72,303 - $137,040 Range

Infostretch
3.9

Infostretch

Automation Engineer

$98,592

 /yr
Range: $92K - $118K

$92K

$118K

$91,870 - $118,364 Range

Icloud Technologies

Automation Engineer

$90,104

 /yr
Range: $75K - $108K

$75K

$108K

$74,841 - $108,176 Range

Merck
4.1

Merck

Automation Engineer

$91,396

 /yr
Range: $76K - $155K

$76K

$155K

$76,000 - $154,511 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8

$90,471

 /yr
Range: $71K - $120K

$71K

$120K

$71,447 - $120,000 Range

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Amelia
4.3

Amelia

Automation Engineer

$95,731

 /yr
Range: $75K - $120K

$75K

$120K

$75,000 - $119,968 Range

Tetra Pak
4.1

Tetra Pak

Automation Engineer

$97,008

 /yr
Range: $75K - $114K

$75K

$114K

$74,744 - $114,032 Range

Emerson
3.8

Emerson

Automation Engineer

$88,000

 /yr
Range: $76K - $109K

$76K

$109K

$75,708 - $109,452 Range

Cimation
3.5

Cimation

Automation Engineer

$107,946

 /yr
Range: $79K - $153K

$79K

$153K

$78,929 - $153,267 Range

Zenith Technologies
3.7

Zenith Technologies

Automation Engineer

$85,344

 /yr
Range: $77K - $117K

$77K

$117K

$77,015 - $116,612 Range

U.S. Bank
3.8

U.S. Bank

Automation Engineer

$110,907

 /yr
Range: $92K - $128K

$92K

$128K

$91,875 - $127,682 Range

Accelirate
4.2

Accelirate

Automation Engineer

$57,406

 /yr
Range: $45K - $79K

$45K

$79K

$44,638 - $78,655 Range

E-Technologies Group
4.0

E-Technologies Group

Automation Engineer

$90,297

 /yr
Range: $69K - $93K

$69K

$93K

$69,300 - $93,034 Range

Flex
3.9

Flex

Automation Engineer

$91,069

 /yr
Range: $78K - $116K

$78K

$116K

$77,979 - $115,502 Range

GlaxoSmithKline
3.9

GlaxoSmithKline

Automation Engineer

$101,226

 /yr
Range: $76K - $140K

$76K

$140K

$76,199 - $140,355 Range

NNE
4.2

NNE

Automation Engineer

$86,416

 /yr
Range: $62K - $149K

$62K

$149K

$61,945 - $148,976 Range

Champion Technology Services
3.3

Champion Technology Services

Automation Engineer

$79,907

 /yr
Range: $65K - $88K

$65K

$88K

$65,129 - $87,905 Range

Bristol Myers Squibb
3.9

Bristol Myers Squibb

Automation Engineer

$96,282

 /yr
Range: $76K - $129K

$76K

$129K

$76,451 - $129,169 Range

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$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Automation Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$7,500

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a QA Automation Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$120,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Developer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$42

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Automation Engineering Technician with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$92,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Automation Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$40

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Home Automation Programmer with more than 15 years of experience

$140,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Autonomous Vehicle Engineer with more than 15 years of experience

$130,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$13,000/yr
Stock Bonus$50,000/yr

9 days ago by a Automation Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$73,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,500/yr

9 days ago by a Network Automation Engineer with less than one year of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Automation Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Automation Engineer salaries

The national average salary for an Automation Engineer is $91,190 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Automation Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2618 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Automation Engineer employees.

The highest salary for an Automation Engineer in United States is $127,905 per year.

The lowest salary for an Automation Engineer in United States is $65,013 per year.

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