AUTOMATION ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$82,000
$62,000
Min 10%
$82,000
Median 50%
$108,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Cupertino, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does an automation engineer make?
The national average salary for an Automation Engineer in the United States is $82,693 per year or $39.76 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $109,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $62,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Automation Engineers are in Professional companies and Internet companies. Some of the states with the best Automation Engineer salaries are Hawaii, Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, and New Jersey. The typical tenure for an Automation Engineer is 2.4 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Engineer
$78,430

Average Automation Engineer Salary By Company

Automation Engineers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Automation Engineers are Facebook and Salesforce. In addition, companies like eBay and Nvidia report highly competitive salaries for Automation Engineers.

Average Automation Engineer Salary By Location

Automation Engineers in the United States of America make on average $82,693 a year or $39.76 per hour. Working in Cupertino, CA as an Automation Engineer will pay you the highest wages at around $96,462 per year. Not only that, Cupertino, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $63,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Automation Engineer salaries are Hawaii, Delaware, Maryland, District of Columbia, and New Jersey. Alabama, Florida, North Dakota, Wyoming, and Idaho have the lowest reported salaries for Automation Engineers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Cupertino, CA
$96,462
2
Philadelphia, PA
$87,203
3
Ashburn, VA
$87,127
4
Jersey City, NJ
$86,603
5
New York, NY
$86,596

Average Automation Engineer Salary By Industry

Automation Engineer salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Retail companies, Internet companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Automation Engineers. Salaries for Automation Engineers in Retail companies average $89,581 annually, while Internet companies and Technology companies pay $88,170 and $81,314, respectively. At $80,252, the average salary for Automation Engineers in the Automotive industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$89,581
2
Internet
$88,170
3
Technology
$81,314
4
Manufacturing
$81,099
5
Professional
$81,051

RECENTLY ADDED Automation Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Automation Engineer
10/26/2019
$131,481
Workbridge Associates
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10/25/2019
$135,000
Workbridge Associates
Automation Engineer
10/25/2019
$146,090
Workbridge Associates
Automation Engineer
10/25/2019
$165,000
Workbridge Associates
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10/25/2019
$115,000
Workbridge Associates
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10/25/2019
$177,395
Workbridge Associates
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10/25/2019
$146,090
Craft
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10/24/2019
$120,000
Consultnet
Automation Engineer
10/24/2019
$65,000
Randstad
Automation Engineer
10/23/2019
$104,350
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