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

Software Automation Engineer

Chicago
3 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
6 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.

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
1 week ago
+41
We are looking to add a new QA Automation Engineer to support our Technology Team. As our QA Automation Engineer, you would play a significant role in our QA technology practice and build upon our capabilities. In this role you'd report to the Manager of Quality Assurance. In this role you would monitor every phase of the development process to ensure that the design, software, and websites adhere to company standards. Launches of websites and timely software releases are a key to success, so it's vital for releases to meet target dates and stay within budget. This role will be instrumental in helping the tech team meet deadlines by breaking up the requirements of development and acceptance criteria into attainable testing goals and relaying any issues back to the development and product teams or leaders.

Senior QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+55
Everybody wants high quality software. But who decides what high quality software is? As a Senior QA Automation Engineer, you will. Working with QA Analysts, Product Managers, and Software Engineers, you will create the tests to ensure GoHealth's software meets the standards set to deliver a top-notch customer experience. Not only that, but you will play a key role in the development of our testing framework as well as guiding other Automation Engineers in the development of their skills. We are looking for a candidate who loves collaboration, continuous improvement, deterministic outputs.

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+55
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 deliver a high quality experience to consumers looking for insurance.

QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+29
Sertifi offers an Agreement Platform built for businesses who need a more efficient and secure way to manage the full contract process. We simplify how businesses send and collect agreements and payments by bringing it all into one secure platform. Sertifi automates business processes, saves you time from performing repetitive tasks, enhances security and PCI-compliance, and provides customers an easy and convenient way to do business with your

SDET/QA Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+62
 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
2 weeks ago
+62
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.

Lead QA Automation Engineer (multiple positions)

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+62
Job Duties: Design and build test automation framework. Help team to bring simplicity of test to a highly complex architecture. Mentor and coach team members. Research and understand technology trends and make recommendations where appropriate. Interact with variety of technical and business teams in order to develop a working test strategy. Collaborate with project managers, developers, product managers, release engineers and other QA engineers

Automation Engineer

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+44
At Amount we have a thriving culture and possess a truly entrepreneurial spirit. We value innovation and individual voices, we are committed to active inclusion and diversity, and we support each other's growth. Most importantly, we’re always ready to hustle! Amount is seeking an Automation Engineer to join our team. The right candidate for the role is responsible for building and leveraging automation test frameworks to ensure continuing

Senior Automation Engineer - IHM

Chicago
17 hours ago
+55
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

Lead Automation Engineer- IHM

Chicago
18 hours ago
+55
Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason

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 $72,438
Min: $42K
Max: $120K
Junior Software Engineer $84,098
Min: $63K
Max: $130K
QA Engineer $87,095
Min: $0K
Max: $135K
Software Test Engineer $90,984
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
Android Developer $94,820
Min: $60K
Max: $152K
Front End Developer $99,443
Min: $55K
Max: $240K
iOS Developer $103,319
Min: $52K
Max: $160K
Software Engineer $106,692
Min: $60K
Max: $248K
Automation Engineer $107,125
Min: $65K
Max: $240K
Security Engineer $113,586
Min: $80K
Max: $160K
Sales Engineer $113,842
Min: $55K
Max: $220K
Game Developer $114,600
Min: $85K
Max: $136K
Salesforce Developer $115,354
Min: $66K
Max: $197K
Site Reliability Engineer $115,778
Min: $85K
Max: $150K
Data Engineer $118,181
Min: $65K
Max: $180K
DevOps Engineer $118,613
Min: $75K
Max: $170K
QA Manager $123,615
Min: $78K
Max: $170K
Systems Engineer $123,955
Min: $65K
Max: $190K
Senior Software Engineer $133,977
Min: $90K
Max: $188K
Database Administrator $136,500
Min: $95K
Max: $166K
Lead Software Engineer $136,667
Min: $95K
Max: $175K
Data Architect $142,735
Min: $68K
Max: $215K
Engineering Manager $150,176
Min: $77K
Max: $221K
Principal Software Engineer $156,049
Min: $120K
Max: $225K
Hardware Engineer $157,938
Min: $85K
Max: $253K
Machine Learning Engineer $158,000
Min: $125K
Max: $220K
Data Engineering Manager $161,175
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $181,788
Min: $130K
Max: $275K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $201,612
Min: $110K
Max: $310K
Vice President of Engineering $204,783
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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