The average pay for a Controls Engineer in Louisville, Kentucky is $75,237 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$56,171 - $82,770
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$56K
$75K
$83K
MEDIAN: $75,236
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$56,171 - $82,770  
   
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$6,550  
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$58,322 - $91,335  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About Louisville, Kentucky

Jefferson County, Kentucky
760,026
Louisville (pronounced /ˈluːəvəl/, /ˈlʌvəl/ or /ˈluːiːvɪl/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 30th-most populous city in the United States. It is one of two cities in Kentucky designated as first-class, the other being the state's second-largest city of Lexington. Louisville is the historical seat and, since 2003, the nominal seat of Jefferson County. Louisville was founded in 1778 by George Rogers Clark and is named after King Louis XVI of France, making Louisville one of the oldest cities west of the Appalachian Mountains. Sited beside the Falls of the Ohio, the only major obstruction to river traffic between the upper Ohio River and the Gulf of Mexico, the settlement first grew as a portage site. It was the founding city of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad, which grew into a 6,000-mile (9,700 km) system across 13 states. Today, the city is known as the home of the...

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Experience Affects Controls Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$75,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Controls Engineer Salaries

Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical
up arrow 4%

Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
up arrow 3%

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 3%

National Average
$75,000

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

Controls
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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