A Controls Engineer in Grand Rapids, Michigan earns an average salary of $65,873 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$55,443 - $75,506
(Median)
$55K
$66K
$76K
MEDIAN: $65,872
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90%

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$18.90 - $39.45
(Median)
$19
$25
$39
MEDIAN: $25.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$55,443 - $75,506  
   
Bonus
$497.77 - $10,256  
Profit Sharing
$625  
Total Pay (?
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$51,523 - $78,820  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$18.90 - $39.45  
   
Overtime
$31.75  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$497.77 - $10,256  
   
Profit Sharing
$625  
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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$51,523 - $78,820  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Grand Rapids, Michigan

Kent County, Michigan
195,099
Male:
95,669 (49.0%)
Female:
99,430 (51.0%)
Grand Rapids is the second-largest city in Michigan, and the largest city in West Michigan. It is on the Grand River about 30 miles (48 km) east of Lake Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 188,040. In 2010, the Grand Rapids metropolitan area had a population of 1,005,648, and the combined statistical area of Grand Rapids-Muskegon-Holland had a population of 1,321,557. Grand Rapids is the county seat of Kent County, Michigan. A historic furniture-manufacturing center, Grand Rapids is home to five of the world's leading office furniture companies, and is nicknamed Furniture City. Its more common modern nickname of River City refers to the landmark river for which it was named. The city and surrounding communities are economically diverse, based in the health care, information technology, automotive, aviation, and consumer goods manufacturing industries, among others. Grand Rapids is the hometown of U.S. President Gerald Ford, who is buried with...
Grand Rapids:
$41,857
Michigan:
$51,084
$830
Grand Rapids:
$122,000
Michigan:
$137,500
4.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Controls Engineer

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

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Experience Affects Controls Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 8%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$65,000


Skills That Affect Controls Engineer Salaries

Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 7%

AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 6%

AutoCAD
up arrow 6%

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
up arrow 5%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 4%

Controls
up arrow 2%

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
up arrow 1%

National Average
$65,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 3%

Robotics
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
medical benefits
Vision: 32%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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