The average salary for a Mid-Career Control Systems Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills is C$80,546.
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Job Description for Control Systems Engineer
Control system engineers are responsible for a number of tasks such as designing and analyzing control systems, verifying and implementing code, fixing malfunctions, explaining and providing information, and analyzing and researching designs. This job can take place either indoors or outdoors depending on the company. Many companies that deal with technology, such as vehicles and computers, may hae control system engineers. Control system engineers typically work with engineers and coworkers, …Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Control Systems Engineer
Human-Machine Interface (HMI)
Skills in Controls and Distributed Control Systems (DCS) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Software Development LifeCycle (SDLC), Human-Machine Interface (HMI) and Engineering Design.
Pay by Experience Level for Control Systems Engineer
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$59,344 based on 12 salaries. An early career Control Systems Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$69,015 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Control Systems Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$89,401 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$104,964.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Toronto, Ontario (10.3% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (6.7% less).
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