ACLARA Automation Technician Salary in the United States

How much does a Automation Technician make at companies like ACLARA in the United States? The average salary for Automation Technician at companies like ACLARA in the United States is $77,146 as of March 26, 2024, but the range typically falls between $65,100 and $89,192. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities2


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What does a Automation Technician do at companies like ACLARA?

We have a future to create. So join Aclara, as we harness science and engineering to make a difference. We’re at the intersection of communications, data technology, energy, and national resource engineering.

Our 800 energy and utility customers across the globe ask us to solve complex challenges from making the power grid smarter, to delivering clear water, to empowering their customers to conserve energy. We’re a hardware, software and network engineering company building new solutions to hard problems. We’re big data gurus and in-the-field problem solvers.

Sound like your kind of challenge? Then join us.

The Automation Solutions department creates cutting edge, custom automation equipment for deployment in the Group factories. The Automation  Technician is primarily responsible for helping the group physically create the custom automation equipment at our location.

The Automation Technician will need to work professionally with our engineers and other technicians as well as with our customers and vendors to effectively help us create the automation equipment. This role will work with drawings, customers specifications, vendor information and other information to make automation that meet the customer's needs.

Essential Functions:

  • Read and follow mechanical and/or electrical prints.
  • Machine and fabricate components using CNC and manual milling machines, lathes, bending, and welding
  • Assemble automation equipment.
  • Plumb and wire equipment.
  • Project management, organization, and cleaning
  • Service and troubleshoot equipment on our floor and at the end-user’s location.
  • Ability to learn how to use, setup and trouble shoot basic automation electronics such as sensors,
    VFDs, etc..
  • Other responsibilities as required by supervisor.



  • 5+ years relevant experience.
  • Technical Associates Degree in related field or equivalent preferred.
  • Preferred Skills:
  • Strong communication skills to professionally interface with internal and external personnel
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Basic fabricating, machining and welding skills are a plus
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The chart shows total cash compensation for the ACLARA Automation Technician in the United States, which includes base, and annual incentives can vary anywhere from $65,100 to $89,192 with an average total cash compensation of $77,146. Total compensation includes the value of any benefits received in addition to your salary and some of the benefits that are most commonly provided within a total compensation package including bonuses, commissions, paid time off, and Insurance. The total cash compensation may get paid differently by industry, location, and other factors.
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