The average salary for a Control Systems Engineer is C$70,918 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Distributed Control Systems (DCS) and Project Management.

C$50,980 - C$116,184
(Median)
C$51K
C$71K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$70,917
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C$23.00 - C$75.00
(Median)
C$23
C$38
C$75
MEDIAN: C$37.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$50,980 - C$116,184  
   
Bonus
C$970 - C$20,729  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$24,832  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$50,871 - C$122,105  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 84
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$26C$52C$78
Hourly Rate
C$23.00 - C$75.00  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.00  
Overtime
C$0.00 - C$75.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$60KC$120KC$180K
Bonus
C$970 - C$20,729  
   
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$24,832  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$50,871 - C$122,105  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Pay by Experience Level for Control Systems Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$71,641

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Control Systems Engineer Reviews

What is it like working as a Control Systems Engineer?

Control Systems Engineer in Charlottetown:
"Fast Paced."
Pros: Trouble Shooting electrical systems. PLC and HMI programming. Electrical Design with Autocad. Commisioning.
Cons: Work/Home Life Balance is not good. Being away from home.

Control Systems Engineer in Montréal:
Pros: Top view of a system. General knowledge learning.
Cons: Less technical, a lot of documentation.

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Experience Affects Control Systems Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 47%

Experienced
up arrow 36%


National Average
C$72,000


Skills That Affect Control Systems Engineer Salaries

Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
up arrow 81%

Project Management
up arrow 15%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
0%

National Average
C$72,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

Software Development Lifecycle
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD
up arrow 8%

Matlab
up arrow 10%

C++
up arrow 13%

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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