Automation Engineer salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$107,125
$11,325
Additional Cash Compensation
$118,450
Total Compensation
Median: $107K
Min: $65K
Max: $240K

How Much Does a Automation Engineer Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Automation Engineer in Chicago is $107,125. The average additional cash compensation for a Automation Engineer in Chicago is $11,325. The average total compensation for a Automation Engineer in Chicago is $118,450. Automation Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Automation Engineer employees in Chicago.

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Automation Engineer jobs in Chicago

Principal DevOps Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 days ago
+16
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Vets and DisabledYour role in helping us shape the future:As a member of the DevOps Automation team, you are responsible for automating repetitive manual tasks for our mission critical Network and Teleport Operations production systems.The Principal DevOps Automation Engineer is responsible for the creation and execution of the Operations automation systems strategy. This role facilitates

Arity-Sr Automation Engineer (Remote-Home Based Worker)

Chicago
1 day ago
+34
Founded by The Allstate Corporation in 2016, Arity is a data and analytics company focused on improving transportation. We collect and analyze enormous amounts of data, using predictive analytics to build solutions with a single goal in mind: to make transportation smarter, safer and more useful for everyone. At the heart of that mission are the people that work here—the dreamers, doers and difference-makers that call this place home. As part of

Senior Test Automation Engineer Control/Data Plane Test (MX)

Chicago
6 days ago
+67
At Cisco Meraki, we know that technology can connect, empower, and drive us. Our mission is to simplify technology so our customers can focus on what's most meaningful to them: their students, patients, customers, and businesses. We’re making networking easier, faster, and smarter with technology that simply works! We place a high value on nurturing the growth and development of everyone on our team! We foster an open and supportive workplace

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+11
OverviewVidMob is the leading video creation platform with a network of professional creatives worldwide who produce the full spectrum of video content for the world’s brands and advertisers. As the Web transitions to a video-driven medium, marketers, and publishers need to increase the volume and enhance the quality of their video communications. VidMob enables clients to collaborate with expert creatives to efficiently develop a suite of video

Quality Assurance Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+22
Job Description 1. having 5 yrs + experience in testing web application using manual and Automation 2. Good hands on experience on core java, Selenium webdriver, Rest services 3. Good at developing and maintaining frameworks 4. Good Coomunication skills and Strong Analytical skills 5. Good knowldge and working experiance on UI, Back end, Data Base, Json, Xml testing 6. Preparation of SQL queries for data validation in the execution phase. 7.

Software Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+22
Job Description Launching your career in our Software Engineering Group means you will dive head-first into creating innovative solutions that advance businesses and careers. You'll join an inspiring and curious team of technologists dedicated to improving the design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming that goes into creating high quality software and new products. You'll be tasked with keeping the team and other

Software Automation Engineer

Chicago
6 months ago
+22
Launching your career in our Software Engineering Group means you will dive head-first into creating innovative solutions that advance businesses and careers. You’ll join an inspiring and curious team of technologists dedicated to improving the design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming that goes into creating high quality software and new products. You’ll be tasked with keeping the team and other key stakeholders up to speed on the progress of what’s being developed. Coming in with an understanding of the importance of end-to-end software development-such as Agile frameworks-is key. And best of all, you’ll be working with and sharing ideas, information and innovation with our global team of technologists from all over the world.

Senior Automation Engineer

Chicago
10 months ago
+22
As an experienced member of our Software Engineering Group we look first and foremost for people who are passionate around solving business problems through innovation & engineering practices. You will be required to apply your depth of knowledge and expertise to all aspects of the software development lifecycle, as well as partner continuously with your many stakeholders on a daily basis to stay focused on common goals. We embrace a culture of experimentation and constantly strive for improvement and learning. You’ll work in a collaborative, trusting, thought-provoking environment—one that encourages diversity of thought and creative solutions that are in the best interests of our customers globally.

Lead QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 day ago
+55
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,

SDET/QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+62
Our Team:Technology drives our business. Our team is made up of talented QA Engineers, Software Engineers, Leaders and UX professionals. We care about technology as a craft and a differentiator. We bring our high quality global products to market with a mix of software, cloud, data centers, infrastructure, design and grit. Our Product Groups:Individual Investor - building products like Morningstar.com and mobile apps for individuals like yourself

Senior QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+40
Who We Are! At Maven Wave, we are relentless in hiring the industry’s top talent. Each employee is hand-picked not only for their skills, but for their personality and broad expertise. We are looking for this rare combination of talent that sets us apart in the industry. Maven Wave helps leading companies make the shift to digital and shorten the fuse to innovation. We combine the expertise of top-tier consulting with the agility of a cutting

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+31
As a QA Engineer with Rewards Network, 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.

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 $115,000 and the average Automation Engineer salary for men is $112,524.

Automation Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Automation Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $147,409.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $72,671
Min: $42K
Max: $120K
Junior Software Engineer $84,436
Min: $63K
Max: $130K
QA Engineer $87,626
Min: $0K
Max: $135K
Software Test Engineer $91,482
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Android Developer $95,869
Min: $60K
Max: $152K
Front End Developer $99,195
Min: $55K
Max: $240K
iOS Developer $103,319
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Software Engineer $106,059
Min: $60K
Max: $165K
Automation Engineer $107,125
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Security Engineer $113,208
Min: $80K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer $113,645
Min: $55K
Max: $220K
Game Developer $114,600
Min: $85K
Max: $136K
Salesforce Developer $115,740
Min: $66K
Max: $197K
Site Reliability Engineer $115,778
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
Data Engineer $117,938
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
DevOps Engineer $119,212
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
Systems Engineer $122,421
Min: $65K
Max: $190K
QA Manager $123,615
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Senior Software Engineer $133,994
Min: $90K
Max: $200K
Lead Software Engineer $136,186
Min: $95K
Max: $175K
Database Administrator $136,333
Min: $95K
Max: $166K
Data Architect $143,330
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Engineering Manager $150,530
Min: $77K
Max: $221K
Hardware Engineer $153,722
Min: $85K
Max: $253K
Machine Learning Engineer $154,833
Min: $125K
Max: $220K
Principal Software Engineer $156,611
Min: $120K
Max: $225K
Data Engineering Manager $161,523
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $182,943
Min: $130K
Max: $275K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $200,907
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $203,121
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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Python
1% have this skill
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QA
1% have this skill
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DevOps
1% have this skill
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Java
1% have this skill

Recent Automation Engineer salaries in Chicago

$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Development Engineer in Test reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$9,600 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Trading systems test engineer reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$60,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A QA Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Hardware Engineer reported a yearly salary of $80,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Test Automation Engineer reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
501-1,000 Employees
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
$166,860
Yearly Salary
A Automation Architect reported a yearly salary of $166,860 with +$13,349 in additional cash compensation
7+ 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
501-1,000 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
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
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