Average Salary for Ameren Corp Employees

St. Louis, Mo.-based Ameren Corp hires for positions ranging from Electrical Engineer to Project Engineer in the electrical distribution. The median income for Ameren Corp employees is $80K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for Ameren Corp employees is how long you've been working, though your job title and where you live play a role as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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St. Louis, Missouri 


Electrical Distribution, Control, Power Management


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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $64K per year on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $74K annually. The largest slice of the Ameren Corp workforce (30 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, $89K per year.


Civil Engineers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $86K annually; Security Analysts, Project Engineers, and Electrical Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in about $83K, approximately $73K, and around $69K, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Ameren Corp are Customer Service Representatives — the median salary for this role approaches $43K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($76K per year) can be spotted in the company's headquarter city of St. Louis, Mo.; Springfield, Ill. (about $76K), Peoria, Ill. (approximately $73K), and Decatur, Ill. ($66K) are the next top-paying cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Missouri pays Ameren Corp the most — about $79K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

General Journeyman Electricians are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $108K per year. Earning a Project Management Professional certification garners significant financial rewards of $95K annually on average. Those with a Master of Science (MS) at Ameren Corp come out on top, and their salaries approach $100K per year.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be People Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $102K annually. Project Management is regularly seen around here; nearly one in three of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to know Engineering Design, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Ameren Corp gives paid vacation days to 43 percent and sick leave to a third of respondents. Employees looking to save up for old age can choose from several options including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Almost all employees report having health insurance, and most respondents report having dental coverage. Ameren Corp also dishes out privileges such as tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a company cell phone.

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Key Stats for Ameren Corp


26 %
74 %
$44,200 - $86,340
$54,980 - $97,211

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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