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Automation Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$102,783
$5,467
Additional Cash Compensation
$108,250
Total Compensation
Median: $103K
Min: $65K
Max: $240K

How Much Does a Automation Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Automation Engineer in Chicago is $102,783. The average additional cash compensation for a Automation Engineer in Chicago is $5,467. The average total compensation for a Automation Engineer in Chicago is $108,250. Automation Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Automation Engineer employees in Chicago.

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Automation Engineer jobs in Chicago

QA Automation Engineer, Zoro

Chicago
9 hours ago
+58
QA Automation Engineer responsibilities include designing and implementing manual and automated tests, debugging and defining corrective actions. He/She will also review system requirements and track quality assurance metrics (e.g. defect densities and open defect counts.) The QA Automation Engineer role plays an important part in our company’s product development process. Our ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting tests before product launches to ensure software runs smoothly and meets client needs, while being cost-effective. If you have an engineering background and enjoy providing end-to-end solutions to software quality problems, we’d like to meet you.

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+47
As a QA Automation Engineer, you are primarily responsible for delivering results for DialogTech by identifying and removing risks to quality via automation test coverage for DialogTech’s software products. Along side an agile team working in a continuous delivery environment that solves complex challenges and builds groundbreaking software that operates at high volume.

QA Automation Engineer - Data Quality , Zoro

Northwest Suburbs
9 hours ago
+58
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. Ultimately, you will ensure that our data and our data processing are correct providing significant value to our business.

Sr QA Automation Engineer - Future Opportunity

Chicago
2 days ago
+43
Responsible for design and execution of the high quality end-to-end UI and backend testing frameworks. Work with DEV teams continuously to enhance the quality and testing coverage of the product. Deliver optimized code and deal with interesting scalability challenges. Be the voice of quality in highly collaborative agile product teams. Make sure that each deployment to production is of highest quality.

Lead Automation Engineer

North Suburbs
3 days ago
+30
Responsible for the technical design, deployment, monitoring and ongoing support and maintenance of a diverse set of cloud technologies. The role is a technical, hands-on opportunity with a heavy focus on automation, resilient design and deployment of cloud ready systems and services. This role collaborates with Product teams internal and external to IS to provide world class products and services in support of our application development community, and our business as whole. This is a ‘DevOps’ position, responsible for the full-stack engineering and support of products that support our hybrid cloud capabilities.

Senior Automation Engineer

North Suburbs
3 days ago
+30
Responsible for the technical design, deployment, monitoring and ongoing support and maintenance of a diverse set of cloud technologies. The role is a technical, hands-on opportunity with a heavy focus on automation, resilient design and deployment of cloud ready systems and services. This role collaborates with Product teams internal and external to IS to provide world class products and services in support of our application development community, and our business as whole. This is a ‘DevOps’ position, responsible for the full-stack engineering and support of products that support our hybrid cloud capabilities.

Lead QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
9 hours ago
+38
At GoHealth we sell health insurance for a wide array of providers. We need a wide array of quality assurance measures. As Lead QA Automation Engineer, you will play a key role in developing the QA Automation practice to ensure the highest level of quality in all of our applications for the best possible customer experience. From collaborating with QA analysts, software engineers, and product managers on testing strategies and test plan design, to writing automated tests using Kotlin and Gauge, to improving the automation framework for maximum efficiency of test implementation, you will be involved in every aspect of Quality Assurance Automation. You will be a mentor in developing and leading a growing team in Chicago and Slovakia. 

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 day ago
+41
As a QA Automation Engineer, you will play an integral role in Showpad as one of its quality pillars. We believe in crafting cross-functional Agile teams, where we are all stakeholders in ‘baking in quality’ right from the very start. We value automation and championing quality to give our customers a memorable Showpad experience.

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+38
The QA Automation Engineer at GoHealth will play a key role in automating requirements verification. The successful candidate will be a creative and resourceful self-starter who will join a rapidly growing QA Automation discipline, collaborating across product stacks to help establish best practices, and seeking constant improvement to our organization's ability to delivery a high quality experience to consumers looking for insurance.

Senior QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+38
The Senior QA Automation Engineer at GoHealth will play a key leadership role in shaping and executing on test plan automation for the entire engineering department. The successful candidate will be a creative and resourceful self-starter who will lead our QA Automation team, collaborating across product stacks and seeking constant improvement to our organization's ability to deliver a high quality experience to consumers looking for insurance.

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+29
As the QA Automation Engineer, you will be hands on with both manual and automated testing and teaching your automation skills to others. You will work with developers to review our current state of automation and validate or update our automation framework and tools and be responsible for setting up and following industry best practices. You will work in a fast paced Agile/Lean environment focused on automation and optimization, working closely with Developers, BAs, Product, and other QA personnel. You will own automation for our partner websites, SalesForce customization, and internal applications in a Linux/Java/Scala environment.

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+34
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 Salary ranges

The most common Automation Engineer salary in Chicago is between $80k - $90k.

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 $104,600.

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 $71,981
Min: $42K
Max: $93K
QA Engineer $79,614
Min: $50K
Max: $110K
Software Test Engineer $90,435
Min: $70K
Max: $120K
Front End Developer $90,484
Min: $55K
Max: $133K
Android Developer $96,077
Min: $65K
Max: $122K
iOS Developer $100,848
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Automation Engineer $102,783
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Software Engineer $103,430
Min: $72K
Max: $155K
Salesforce Developer $107,647
Min: $66K
Max: $135K
Security Engineer $109,214
Min: $80K
Max: $135K
Sales Engineer $110,673
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
DevOps Engineer $113,368
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Data Engineer $115,380
Min: $70K
Max: $165K
QA Manager $121,381
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $129,436
Min: $89K
Max: $185K
Data Architect $137,094
Min: $68K
Max: $190K
Engineering Manager $145,639
Min: $101K
Max: $206K
Principal Software Engineer $149,541
Min: $120K
Max: $225K
Director of Software Engineering $177,844
Min: $140K
Max: $240K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $201,920
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $208,646
Min: $125K
Max: $500K

Skills that affect Automation Engineer salaries in Chicago

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Amazon Web Services
1% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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DevOps
1% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill
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.NET
0% have this skill
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C#
0% have this skill

Recent Automation Engineer salaries in Chicago

$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$6,400 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$11,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Systems Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000 with +$11,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$87,000
Yearly Salary
A Site Reliability Engineer Technical Lead reported a yearly salary of $87,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
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
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