A Control Systems Engineer earns an average salary of C$70,524 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Distributed Control Systems (DCS) and Project Management.

C$51,860 - C$115,860
C$52K
C$71K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$70,524
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C$22.16 - C$53.58
C$22
C$34
C$54
MEDIAN: C$34.39
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$51,860 - C$115,860  
   
Bonus
C$984 - C$29,361  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$24,832  
Total Pay (?
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C$50,483 - C$120,368  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 78
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$25C$50C$75
Hourly Rate
C$22.16 - C$53.58  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.00  
Overtime
C$40.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$984 - C$29,361  
   
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$50,483 - C$120,368  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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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$70,909

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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
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Control Systems Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲49%

Experienced
▲32%

▲19%

National Average
C$71,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Control Systems Engineer Salaries

Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
▲83%

Project Management
▲16%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼0%

Software Development Lifecycle
▼0%

National Average
C$71,000

Microsoft Excel
▼2%


Visual Basic (VB)
▼4%

AutoCAD
▼7%

Matlab
▼9%

C++
▼12%

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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