How much does a Automation Controls Technician I make in the United States? The average Automation Controls Technician I salary in the United States is $78,400 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $67,100 and $88,700. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $67,100 10% $56,812 90% $98,078 75% $88,700 $78,400 50%(Median)
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HVAC Controls Technician - Job Number 418

Johnson Controls Federal Systems - Arlington, VA

Building Automation System Tech

Virginia Tech - Blacksburg, VA

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The Automation Controls Technician I provides setup, configuration, troubleshooting and repair of electrical control systems and prototypes. Supports the engineering design and development of electrical control and automation systems and devices. Being an Automation Controls Technician I documents testing procedures, and measures and records performance results following established methods. Assists with testing of systems, devices, and instruments. In addition, Automation Controls Technician I maintains the inventory of supplies and tools used for testing and maintenance. Typically requires an associate degree in engineering or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Being an Automation Controls Technician I works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Working as an Automation Controls Technician I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022

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