The average salary for a Controls Engineer in Detroit, Michigan is $75,630 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Project Management and Engineering Design.

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MEDIAN: $75,629
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Salary
$59,855 - $119,686  
   
Bonus
$587 - $12,325  
Profit Sharing
$2,653  
Total Pay (?
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$60,273 - $118,647  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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Hourly Rate
$23.67 - $48.67  
   
Overtime
$28.48 - $60.00  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$587 - $12,325  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,653  
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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$60,273 - $118,647  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Detroit, Michigan

Wayne County, Michigan
677,124
Male:
319,265 (47.2%)
Female:
357,859 (52.8%)
Detroit (/dᵻˈtrɔɪt/) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the fourth-largest city in the Midwest and the largest city on the United States–Canada border. It is the seat of Wayne County, the most populous county in the state. The municipality of Detroit had a 2015 estimated population of 677,116, making it the 21st-most populous city in the United States. The metropolitan area, known as Metro Detroit, is home to 4.3 million people and lies at the heart of the Great Lakes Megalopolis area, with around 60 million people. Roughly one-half of Michigan's population lives in Metro Detroit alone. The Detroit–Windsor area, a commercial link straddling the Canada–U.S. border, has a total population of about 5.7 million. Detroit is a major port on the Detroit River, a strait that connects the Great Lakes system to the Saint Lawrence Seaway. The Detroit Metropolitan Airport is among the most important hubs...
Detroit:
$25,980
Michigan:
$51,084
$747
Detroit:
$42,600
Michigan:
$137,500
10.9%

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Pay by Experience Level for Controls Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Controls Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Controls Engineer Salaries


Mid-Career
up arrow 31%

Experienced
up arrow 30%

National Average
$77,000


Skills That Affect Controls Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 30%

Engineering Design
up arrow 28%

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
0%

National Average
$77,000

Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 1%

Robotics
up arrow 1%

Controls
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 6%

C++
up arrow 6%

AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 7%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 8%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 8%

Matlab
up arrow 8%

C++ Programming Language
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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