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Automation Engineer Salary
in Salt Lake City, Utah

$84,216 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Automation Engineer is $84,216 a year and $40 an hour in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. The average salary range for an Automation Engineer is between $59,630 and $104,352. 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 Salt Lake City, Utah.

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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 Salt Lake City, Utah, 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 Salt Lake City, Utah

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Description: Salt Lake City (often shortened to Salt Lake and abbreviated as SLC) is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Utah, and county seat of Salt Lake County. With an estimated population of 190,884 in 2014, the city is the core of the Salt Lake City metropolitan area, which has a population of 1,153,340 (2014 estimate). Salt Lake City is further situated within a larger metropolis known as the Salt Lake City–Ogden–Provo Combined Statistical Area, a corridor of contiguous urban and suburban development stretched along a 120-mile (190 km) segment of the Wasatch Front, comprising a population of...

Automation Engineer Job Listings for Salt Lake City, Utah

Test Automation Engineer
Jun 24
Lehi, UT, USA
Job Description JOB DESCRIPTION About the Role As a Test Automation Engineer, you help ensure the quality of the XactAnalysis application by writing and maintaining automated tests. You use ...
QA Automation Engineer
Jun 11
Lehi, UT, USA
Job Description QA Automation Engineer OneXperience is searching for a dynamic and creative QA Automation Engineer who has the skill, knowledge and experience to help shape our industry-leading ...
Security Automation Engineer
May 2
Salt Lake City, United States
Net2Source Inc.
Role Security Automation Engineer Location Preferred in SLC-Utah, but ok in Pittsburgh or Atlanta or Minneapolis Hire Type Full Time - PermanentLOng Term Contract Primary Skill 1. Splunk 2. Python 3. ...
Automation Engineer
Jun 12
West Valley City, United States
... Role Automation Engineer Location West Valley City, UT Duration Long Term Job Description Primary Skillset 7+ years overall QA experience 4+ years of Automation experience, GUI test automation ...
Mechanical Engineer
May 15
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Varex Imaging
Cross-discipline engineer that that will work on mechanical, electrical, chemical, and material ... Experience with vacuum environments, high voltage systems, automation * Six Sigma Black Belt
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