Controls Engineer Salary (Australia)
The average pay for a Controls Engineer is AU$73,188 per year. A skill in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation is associated with high pay for this job. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
|Salary||AU$49,978 - AU$120,270|
|Bonus||AU$0.00 - AU$15,319|
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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).)
|AU$51,038 - AU$123,515|
Job Description for Controls Engineer
Controls engineers work with rapidly evolving technologies and control systems; they can be involved in a wide number of projects from space flight to power grids. Responsibilities for this job can include developing and executing regular engineering processes, documenting work performed, working with program design and testing, and troubleshooting.Read More...
Controls engineers must be able to understand and use policies and procedures that are related to the field. In many positions, the controls engineer must be able to work well in a team setting; however, this position typically does not include supervisory responsibilities.
Controls engineers generally need a bachelor’s degree in engineering, as well as experience in a variety of programming languages and systems. A deep understanding of control logic and control processes is necessary, as is accuracy and attention to detail. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)
Controls Engineer Tasks
- Plan and perform work requiring electronic and mechanical theories and principles, and writing specifications.
- Manage the design and installation of electrical equipment including electrical power distribution systems, PLC's, instrumentation, variable speed AC and DC drives.
- Design calculations and prepare equipment or material specifications for electrical and electronic based systems.
- Work with the maintenance planner to schedule electrical projects.
- Develop clear and concise operator instruction manuals.
Controls Engineer Pay By Employer
General Motors Corporation
General Electric Co (GE)
Barry-Wehmiller Design Group, Inc.
Johnson Controls Inc
The Boeing Company
Ford Motor Company
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