The average salary for a Mid-Career Control Systems Engineer with Microsoft Excel skills is $86,026.
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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
Skills in Controls and Systems Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design, Human-Machine Interface (HMI) and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation.
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 $62,312 based on 20 salaries. An early career Control Systems Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,920 based on 86 salaries. An experienced Control Systems Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $94,687 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $99,397.
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