Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Senior Automation Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$138,991 / yrTotal Pay
$112,902 / yrBase Pay
$26,089 / yrAdditional Pay

$138,991

 / yr
$95K$207K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Senior Automation Engineer is $138,991 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $112,902 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 $26,089 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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$138,991 /yr
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Top Paying Companies

For a Senior Automation Engineer in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Senior Automation Engineer in United States. Employers include Workday, Genentech and Castlight.

1
Workday
$196,640/yr
4
Oracle
$175,294/yr
8
Pfizer
$161,917/yr
9
Amgen
$158,308/yr

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Workday
4.3
Senior Automation EngineerSee 107 salaries from this location

$196,640

 / yr

$170,023

 / yr

$165,413

 / yr

$182,541

 / yr

$147,044

 / yr

$67

 / hr

$139,228

 / yr

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Senior Automation EngineerSee 9 salaries from this location

$122,537

 / yr

$157,788

 / yr

$167,524

 / yr

$116,623

 / yr

$161,917

 / yr

$135,027

 / yr

$131,333

 / yr

$178,658

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$175,294

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$127,580

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$158,308

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Senior Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$55

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Senior Software Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$127,000

/yr

$120K | $7K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Senior Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$125,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Senior Automation Controls Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$170,000

/yr

$155K | $15K

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Senior Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$115,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

15+ years
2 days ago
Senior Process Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Senior Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$142,000

/yr

$124K | $18K

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Senior Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$170,200

/yr

$148K | $22K

Submitted3 days ago

4-6 years
3 days ago
Senior Automation Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$83,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

<1 year
3 days ago

Senior Automation Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Senior Automation Engineer is $112,902 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Automation Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 937 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Automation Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Automation Engineer in United States is $159,434 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Automation Engineer in United States is $79,951 per year.

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