Control / Automation Engineer Salary with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills (United States)

A Control / Automation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills earns an average salary of $82,700 per year.
Control / Automation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills Total Pay (?
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$59,085 - $145,437
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $82,699
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Control / Automation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills Total Pay (?
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$28.68 - $73.40
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $37.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$59,085 - $145,437  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,553  
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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$60,675 - $150,649  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 55
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$28.68 - $73.40  
   
Overtime
$42.63 - $68.88  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,553  
   
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).
)
$60,675 - $150,649  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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Pay by Experience Level for Control / Automation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills

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Experience Affects Control / Automation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 33%
Experienced
up arrow 3%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$84,000
Entry-Level
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Gender

Female
3%
female alumni
 
Male
97%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 4%
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