The average salary for a Control Systems Engineer is C$70,239 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$53,405 - C$117,188
C$53K
C$71K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$71,202
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50%
90%
C$19.76 - C$52.71
C$20
C$28
C$53
MEDIAN: C$27.70
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50%
90%
C$0C$121K
Salary C$53,405 - C$117,188
Bonus C$201.34 - C$21,852
Profit Sharing C$500 - C$17,500
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$50,566 - C$121,078
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 84
Hourly Data C$0C$69
Hourly Rate C$19.76 - C$52.71
Hourly Tips C$0.00
Overtime C$0.00 - C$69.81
Annual Data C$0C$121K
Bonus C$201.34 - C$21,852
Profit Sharing C$500 - C$17,500
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$50,566 - C$121,078
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

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Pay by Experience Level for Control Systems Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Control Systems Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Control Systems Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$66,000 based on 69 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Control Systems Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$85,000 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Control Systems Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$92,000 based on 16 salaries. A Control Systems Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$105,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$70,308

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Control Systems Engineer Reviews

Q: 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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Key Stats for Control Systems Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Control Systems Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲50%

▲31%

▲20%

National Average
C$70,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Control Systems Engineer Salaries

Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
▲85%

Project Management
▲17%

Software Development Lifecycle
▲2%

Microsoft Office
▲1%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▲1%

National Average
C$70,000


Visual Basic (VB)
▼3%

AutoCAD
▼6%

▼8%

C++
▼11%

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
▼17%

Microsoft Excel
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 14%
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