Average Salary for Ameren Corp Employees

Operating out of St. Louis, Mo., electrical distribution industry company Ameren Corp employs talent in positions ranging from Electrical Engineer to Business Process Analyst. A typical Ameren Corp employee can expect to make $84K annually. Where you live influences pay for Ameren Corp workers the most, followed by how long you've been working and your role at the company. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Ameren Corp typically pays:
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Employer: Ameren Corp
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Electrical Engineer (11)
$63,850 - $105,537  
[-]Electrical Engineer (11)
Salary$61,467 - $100,605  
Bonus$1,007 - $7,946  
Total Pay$63,850 - $105,537  
[+]Operations Supervisor (2)
$60,177 - $142,599  
[+]Operations Supervisor (2)
Salary$63,919 - $125,852  
Total Pay$60,177 - $142,599  
[+]Administrative Clerk (2)
$25,218 - $52,548  
[+]Administrative Clerk (2)
Total Pay$25,218 - $52,548  
[+]Utilities Superintendent (2)
$72,646 - $139,387  
[+]Utilities Superintendent (2)
Salary$69,430 - $127,624  
Total Pay$72,646 - $139,387  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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About This Company

St. Louis, Missouri 


Electrical Distribution, Control, Power Management


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Median pay is highest in Springfield (approximately $139K per year), followed by Fulton ($94K), Decatur (around $88K), and Macomb ($85K). High paychecks are not found in St. Louis; in fact, at $79K it is one of the worst-paid cities. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Illinois; salaries there average to about $93K annually.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay generally amounts to $72K. Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically $66K. Overall, the greater share of Ameren Corp folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn around $89K per year.


Operations Supervisors earn the highest median pay at $109K, followed by Utilities Superintendents (approximately $104K), Information Technology Project Managers (about $92K), and Mechanical Engineers (around $81K). On the lower end are Electrical Engineers at about $71K.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals earn $90K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Acquiring certification to be a Professional Engineer License Holder is rewarded at approximately $83K annually. The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Business Administration (MBA); Ameren Corp awards $120K to these degree-holders.


Skill-wise, employees who report Leadership as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning $94K on average. Project Management also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; roughly one-half of employees surveyed report using it at work. Many workers usually know Microsoft Office, Engineering Design, and Microsoft Excel as well.


Men make up the majority of employees in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Only a third of workers receive paid vacation and sick leave. With an eye toward the future, Ameren Corp offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for nearly all workers, and a solid majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Perks also include life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for Ameren Corp


22 %
78 %
$55,000 - $81,389
$61,024 - $108,023
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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