A Controls Engineer in Columbus, Ohio earns an average salary of $71,500 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Electronic Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job.

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MEDIAN: $71,499
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$54,631 - $102,578  
   
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$7,250  
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$57,840 - $128,222  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
4.6%

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Key Stats for Controls Engineer

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Controls Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 15%

National Average
$72,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Controls Engineer Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 11%

AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 7%

Controls
up arrow 3%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
0%

National Average
$72,000

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
up arrow 2%

Engineering Design
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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