Automation Engineer salary in the United States

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How much do Automation Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Automation Engineer is $79,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,301 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Automation Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Automation Engineer salary can vary between $29,500 to $147,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Automation Engineer demographics in United States

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58% are single
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42% are married
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29% have kids
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49% own a home

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1,301 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a automation engineer in the United States is $79,000 per year. Automation engineer salaries in the United States can vary between $29,500 to $147,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,301 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as automation engineer.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for automation engineers in the United States: San Diego Metro Area, CA ($107,000 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($106,500 a year), and Seattle Metro Area, WA ($99,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.