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Average Control Systems Engineer Salary in Canada

C$74,518
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$2,980
Bonus
C$3,250
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The average salary for a Control Systems Engineer in Canada is C$74,518.
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CA$54k
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CA$75k
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CA$104k
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C$54k - C$104k
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C$966 - C$10k
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C$993 - C$8k
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C$53k - C$105k
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What Do Control Systems Engineers Do?

Control Systems Engineer Tasks
  • Perform overall systems design and engineering tasks.
  • Plan and conduct independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures and criteria.
  • Participate in reviewing and checking designs, drawings and data by other engineers or by suppliers.
  • Monitor project controls within discipline.
  • Test, maintain and monitor control systems design criteria.

Job Satisfaction for Control Systems Engineer

3.8 out of 5
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Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Control Systems Engineers?

Skills in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Controls, Human-Machine Interface (HMI) and Systems Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Control Systems Engineers?

An entry-level Control Systems Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$58,975 based on 14 salaries. An early career Control Systems Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$65,934 based on 91 salaries. A mid-career Control Systems Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$80,338 based on 69 salaries. An experienced Control Systems Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$86,583 based on 47 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$99,995.
Employees with Control Systems Engineer in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 19.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (6.6% more) and Calgary, Alberta (3.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Kitchener, Ontario (19.9% less), Vancouver, British Columbia (7.3% less) and Toronto, Ontario (2.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 239 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.9%
Early Career
38.1%
Mid Career
28.9%
Experienced
19.7%
Late Career
7.5%