Automation engineer salary in United States
How much does an Automation Engineer make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a automation engineer is $97,519 per year in the United States and $6,000 cash bonus per year.5.4k salaries reported, updated at November 27, 2023
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Automation Engineers
Ansible(earn +34.52% more)
The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 29.00% since 2018. Automation Engineers with this skill earn +34.52% more than the average base salary, which is $97,519 per year.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2012||4||increase by 4|
|2013||28||increase by 600.00%|
|2014||350||increase by 1150.00%|
|2015||1257||increase by 259.14%|
|2016||2836||increase by 125.62%|
|2017||2680||decrease by 5.50%|
|2018||3465||increase by 29.29%|
|2019||4470||increase by 29.00%|
More critical skills and qualifications that pay well
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Most common benefits for Automation Engineers
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Profit sharing
- Referral program
- Relocation assistance
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
Salary satisfactionBased on 251 ratings
64% of Automation Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for an Automation Engineer
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