Average Mid-Career Control Systems Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary

C$80,546
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$3,750
Bonus
C$2,000
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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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C$60k
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C$81k
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C$104k
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MEDIAN C$80,546
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Salary
C$60k - C$104k
Bonus
C$201 - C$35k
Profit Sharing
C$1k - C$8k
Total Pay
C$59k - C$110k

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Job Description for Control Systems Engineer

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

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.

Pay Difference by Location

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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).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 102 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.8%
Early Career
53.9%
Experienced
23.5%
Late Career
10.8%

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