Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Test Automation Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$103,788 / yrTotal Pay
$96,553 / yrBase Pay
$7,236 / yrAdditional Pay

$103,788

 / yr
$71K$153K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Test Automation Engineer is $103,788 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $96,553 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 $7,236 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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Total Pay Trajectory

For Automation Engineer

$100,049 /yr
Automation Engineer
$138,949 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Test Automation Engineer

Some related job titles are Senior Software Test Automation Engineer Salaries with median pay of $140,728, Automation Testing Salaries with median pay of $89,639, QA Automation Engineer Salaries with median pay of $110,590, Software Engineer In Test Salaries with median pay of $123,011.

Top Paying Companies

For a Test Automation Engineer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Test Automation Engineer in United States. Employers include Meta, GoodLeap and Meraki.

1
Meta
$200,542/yr
3
Meraki
$179,522/yr
4
Apple
$177,408/yr
6
Balbix
$167,220/yr
8
Earnin
$163,050/yr
10
Totes
$161,862/yr

Top Paying Industries

For a Test Automation Engineer in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Test Automation Engineer in United States are Personal Consumer Services with a median total pay of $148,731, Real Estate with a median total pay of $145,322, Retail & Wholesale with a median total pay of $130,559, Healthcare with a median total pay of $127,750, and Insurance with a median total pay of $124,318.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Personal Consumer ServicesPersonal Consumer Services$148,731

    18% Higher than other industries

  • Real EstateReal Estate$145,322

    16% Higher than other industries

  • Retail & WholesaleRetail & Wholesale$130,559

    6% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$127,750

    4% Higher than other industries

  • InsuranceInsurance$124,318

    2% Higher than other industries

Personal Consumer Services

The top paying company in Personal Consumer Services for Test Automation Engineer is Striiv.

StriivStriiv$148,731/yr
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Atos-Syntel
3.6
Test Automation EngineerSee 29 salaries from all locations

$104,904

 / yr

$121,413

 / yr

$122,228

 / yr

$116,017

 / yr

$126,949

 / yr

$109,260

 / yr

$124,227

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Test Automation EngineerSee 6 salaries from all locations

$126,254

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Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Software Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$1,000,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
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Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$91,900

/yr

$83K | $9K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
QA Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$60

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
QA Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$110,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
QA Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$50

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
QA Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$65

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
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QA Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$60

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
QA Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$70

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday

Test Automation Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Test Automation Engineer is $96,553 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Test Automation Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 847 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Test Automation Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Test Automation Engineer in United States is $139,319 per year.

The lowest salary for a Test Automation Engineer in United States is $66,914 per year.

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