Average Salary for Ameren Corp Employees

Operating out of St. Louis, Mo., electrical distribution company Ameren Corp employs talent in positions ranging from Electrical Engineer to Security Analyst. An average Ameren Corp employee can expect to make $83K annually. For the most part, employee paychecks at Ameren Corp fluctuate depending on geography; how long you've been working and your role at the company also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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St. Louis, Missouri 


Electrical Distribution, Control, Power Management


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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $118K per year) can be spotted in Springfield, Ill.; Fulton, Mo. (about $94K), Peoria, Ill. ($83K), and the company's headquarter city of St. Louis, Mo. ($73K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (approximately $68K) in Decatur, Ill., one of the lowest-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Illinois pays Ameren Corp the most — $83K annually on average.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $62K per year on average. Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of about $77K annually. Overall, the greater share of Ameren Corp folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn an average $79K per year.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Information Technology Project Managers, Mechanical Engineers, Project Engineers, and Business Process Analysts; while the first receives the highest median pay at approximately $92K annually, the other salaries come in at around $81K, $81K, and approximately $80K, respectively. Security Analysts at Ameren Corp do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions ($62K on average) at the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Project Management Professionals, who make about $91K per year. On average, salaries rise to around $87K annually for accredited Certified Professional Engineers. Employees who have a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (ME) make the most here, hauling in $110K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Windows Operating System General Use; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $90K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; approximately two in five consider it a key competency. Key skills also include Engineering Design, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office.


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

Benefits and Perks

A third of employees — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. 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. Most workers report having health insurance, and most survey participants report having dental coverage. Ameren Corp also dishes out privileges such as tuition reimbursement, a company cell phone, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Ameren Corp


15 %
85 %
$58,250 - $83,097
$50,857 - $96,583
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

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