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Automation Engineer Salary
in Fort Lee, New Jersey

$105,086 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Automation Engineer is $105,086 a year and $51 an hour in Fort Lee, New Jersey, United States. The average salary range for an Automation Engineer is between $74,407 and $130,212. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Automation Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Fort Lee, New Jersey.

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Job Summary

  • Designs automated equipment and machinery used to complete otherwise manual processes and tasks.
  • Implements automated tests designed to evaluate integrity of automated systems.
  • Defines areas where introducing automation could improve production and efficiency.
  • Provides technical support in relation to automated systems when necessary.
  • Writes documentation manuals that detail automated processes and document any changes in existing equipment designt or operation.
Automation Engineer Job Prevalence in Fort Lee, New Jersey, United States

Job family: Mechanical Engineers

Job family population: 291,290

Estimated population of Automation Engineer jobs: 21,427

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Fort Lee, New Jersey

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Description: Fort Lee is a borough at the eastern border of Bergen County, New Jersey, United States, in the New York City Metropolitan Area, situated atop the Hudson Palisades. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 35,345, reflecting a decline of 116 (−0.3%) from the 35,461 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 3,464 (+10.8%) from the 31,997 counted in the 1990 Census. The borough is the western terminus of the George Washington Bridge and is located across the Hudson River from the Manhattan borough of New York City. Named for the site of an early American Revolutionary War military...

Automation Engineer Job Listings for Fort Lee, New Jersey

QA Automation Engineer (Python)
Jun 5
New York, United States
Cypress Group
Leading healthcare pharma software company in midtown Manhattan looking for a QA Automation Engineer. The company is on a mission to modernize and simplify the industry's complex technology ecosystem.
QA Automation Engineer
Jun 3
New York, United States
Harvey Nash Inc.
The primary duties of the QA Automation Lead Engineer are to develop automated test scripts and provide manual testing support in two weeks release cycle. Please review the job details below and send ...
Sr. Automation Developer/ SDET
Jun 18
Jersey City, United States
Teczones LLC
Our client provides technology consulting product engineering services solutions to Automotive, Manufacturing, Energy, Utilities, Life Sciences industries, seeks an accomplished Automation ...
Quality Assurance Automation Engineer
May 21
New York, NY, USA
Strategic Employment
A health technology company company located in Midtown Manhattan, New York is looking to hire a Quality Assurance Automation Engineer to their team. This position will report to the Vice President of ...
Senior Test Automation Engineer
May 23
Whitehouse Station, NJ, USA
As a Senior Test Automation Engineer, the ideal candidate brings technical leadership and strategic thinking to lead the transformation of test automation for our Personal Risk Services Quality ...
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