An Experienced Controls Engineer earns an average salary of $84,540 per year.

$66,578 - $109,494
$67K
$85K
$110K
MEDIAN: $84,540
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$25.70 - $50.09
$26
$34
$50
MEDIAN: $33.59
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$66,578 - $109,494  
   
Bonus
$397.32 - $13,277  
Profit Sharing
$291.39 - $6,904  
Total Pay (?
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$66,779 - $114,153  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 387
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$25.70 - $50.09  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.80  
Overtime
$34.51 - $59.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$397.32 - $13,277  
   
Profit Sharing
$291.39 - $6,904  
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).
)
$66,779 - $114,153  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 75

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Key Stats for Controls Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
081
10-19 years
82%
20 years or more
18%
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Skills That Affect Controls Engineer Salaries

Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
up arrow 6%

C++
up arrow 5%

SCADA
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

National Average
$86,000



C++ Programming Language
up arrow 1%


Robotics
up arrow 3%

Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 4%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 5%

AutoCAD
up arrow 7%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 7%

AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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