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CRO (Chief Revenue Officer)
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Customer Support Manager
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DevOps Engineer
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Director of Analytics
Director of Customer Success
Director of Marketing
Director of Operations
Director of Product Management
Director of Software Engineering
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Finance Director
Financial Analyst
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HR Coordinator
HR Director
HR Manager
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Implementation Manager
Implementation Specialist
Inside Sales Manager
Inside Sales Representative
iOS Developer
Marketing Associate
Marketing Coordinator
Marketing Manager
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Office Manager
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Automation Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$104,833
$3,040
Additional Cash Compensation
$107,873
Total Compensation
Median: $105K
Min: $65K
Max: $240K

How Much Does a Automation Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Automation Engineer in Chicago is $104,833. The average additional cash compensation for a Automation Engineer in Chicago is $3,040. The average total compensation for a Automation Engineer in Chicago is $107,873. Automation Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Automation Engineer employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,194
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
138,629
Total number of tech users on Built In Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

+48
Mobile, Software
Marketing Tech, Software
+24
Professional Services, Software

Automation Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Automation Engineer salary in Chicago is between $90k - $100k.

Average Automation Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Automation Engineer make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $240,000 on average.

Automation Engineer Salary by gender

The average Automation Engineer salary for women is $110,000 and the average Automation Engineer salary for men is $119,833.

Automation Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Automation Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $175,000.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $70,239
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $77,885
Min: $50K
Max: $110K
Software Test Engineer $90,700
Min: $72K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $92,036
Min: $60K
Max: $133K
Software Engineer $97,387
Min: $60K
Max: $150K
Android Developer $97,500
Min: $65K
Max: $122K
iOS Developer $100,475
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $104,833
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Salesforce Developer $107,647
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
DevOps Engineer $110,870
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Security Engineer $112,783
Min: $84K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $113,179
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Data Engineer $114,306
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $119,333
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $126,538
Min: $85K
Max: $180K
Data Architect $136,250
Min: $114K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $143,000
Min: $120K
Max: $155K
Engineering Manager $143,729
Min: $101K
Max: $165K
Director of Software Engineering $179,111
Min: $140K
Max: $221K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $204,405
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $211,044
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Automation Engineer jobs in Chicago
11

Mobile QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 day ago
+24
The Mobile QA Engineer is a member of the Enterprise Quality Assurance team working on new, emerging, and existing software products. The candidate must be able to ensure the product meets the needs specified in the requirements and analysis documents of the project. This includes review of the requirements and design documentation; following standards for mobile development; and...

SDET/QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+16
 At Morningstar, helping investors is what brings us together and drives our work. We are looking for QA Automation Engineers or Software Development Engineers in Test (SDET) who specialize in full stack QA (Front end, Webservice, & Non-Functional testing) to join our team, grow with us, introduce us to new ideas and develop products that empower our users. Every day, you’ll work with team members across disciplines developing products for investors. You’ll interact daily with our product managers to understand our domain and create technical solutions that push us forward. We want to work with other engineers who bring knowledge and excitement about our opportunities. These positions are based in our Chicago office.

Senior SDET/QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+16
At Morningstar, helping investors is what brings us together and drives our work. We are looking for QA Automation Engineers or Software Development Engineers in Test (SDET) who specialize in full stack QA (Front end, Webservice, & Non-Functional testing) to join our team, grow with us, introduce us to new ideas and develop products that empower our users. Every day, you’ll work with team members across disciplines developing products for investors. You’ll interact daily with our product managers to understand our domain and create technical solutions that push us forward. We want to work with other engineers who bring knowledge and excitement about our opportunities. These positions are based in our Chicago office.

QA Automation Engineer - Data Quality, Zoro Tools

Northwest Suburbs
3 days ago
+30
We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer to measure, control, monitor and improve the quality of data needed for key business processes. In this role, you should have a keen eye for detail and excellent communication skills. If you love the complexity of data and have expertise in validating its accuracy, we’d like to meet you.

Lead Automation Engineer

North Suburbs
1 day ago
+30
Researches and gathers requirements for automation from users. Designs, builds, tests, and implements automation workflows in ServiceNow Orchestration. Researches and gathers requirements for monitoring from users. Designs, builds, tests, and implements monitoring using AppDynamics/CA UIM/Big Panda. Researches, identifies, and documents best practices for use by the team. Provides mentoring/oversight to lower-level employees on the team.

Senior Cloud Automation Engineer

Chicago
4 days ago
+10
If you have serious experience with building and running high-performing corporate applications and infrastructure, then we want you to be the new Sr. Cloud Automation Engineer who will help our clients leverage Microsoft Azure to migrate, build, and run enterprise applications in the cloud.

Cloud Automation Engineer

Chicago
4 days ago
+10
You will be responsible for helping our clients improve their efficiency and effectiveness using modern technologies and techniques. You will take our customers to the next level of velocity and agility by implementing and championing the principles of Continuous Delivery and Infrastructure as Code. We are looking for someone who is passionate about using cloud technology to solve business challenges and relishes in developing solutions that are truly solutions. If you believe that DevOps is a philosophy, not a title, team, or tool, then this is the role for you.

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
11 hours ago
+17
3+ years minimum experience. Great QA Automation Engineer, working in small teams. Jest, ScalaTest, Playspec or comparable. Gitlab, Jira. Crossplatform and Virtual Device Mobile testing using Browserstack, CrossBrowserTesting and Saucelabs or comparable. Focus on BDD and TDD.  CI/CD automation. Responsive site and Microservices Testing.

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+18
Own quality activities for an engineering team. Pair with engineers on automated tests and infrastructure. Pair with product leads on acceptance criteria, release readiness and issue resolution. Plan team testing activities and support scheduled releases and deployments. Establish, monitor and optimize infrastructure and application-level stability, performance and reliability measures and metrics.

Automation Engineer

Northwest Suburbs
2 weeks ago
We are currently looking to add a QA Automation Engineer to our Software Quality Assurance team. In general, we are looking for someone who has a passion for making sure software performs accurately, efficiently, and according to plan.  As members of our fast-paced Agile team, our QA team members find and destroy bugs as early as possible in our continuous-delivery software development environment. What you will be doing: Build test frameworks:

Senior Test Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+16
Design, implement, and own test frameworks/automation for mobile and web GUIs, backend services, and integration APIs in collaboration with Product, Design & Engineering teams. Stay close to the technology – tooling, frameworks, processes, automation. Ship features rapidly and with quality to production and use A/B tests to drive decisions on user experiences with the product, user experience and rest of the engineering team. Ensure that project plan and roadmap goals are met on time. Perform manual testing to understand features & architecture of products. Develop test result metrics & reporting. Raise issues, risks, and quality shortfalls / opportunities.

Skills that affect Automation Engineer salaries in Chicago

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.NET
2% have this skill
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C#
2% have this skill
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SQL
2% have this skill
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DevOps
2% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
2% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill

Recent Automation Engineer salaries in Chicago

$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$98,000
Yearly Salary
A DevOps Engineer reported a yearly salary of $98,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$106,000
Yearly Salary
A Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $106,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$1,200 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$240,000
Yearly Salary
A Solution Architect reported a yearly salary of $240,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $65,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$78,000
Yearly Salary
A Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $78,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$103,000
Yearly Salary
A Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $103,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
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