Average Control Systems Engineer Salary in Denver, Colorado

$75,926
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$4,000
Bonus
$2,514
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The average salary for a Control Systems Engineer in Denver, Colorado is $75,926.
10%
$63k
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$76k
90%
$103k
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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.

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What Are Popular Skills for Control Systems Engineers?

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

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

An early career Control Systems Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $72,002 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Control Systems Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,205 based on 13 salaries.
Employees with Control Systems Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 23.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (20.3% more) and Detroit, Michigan (9.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 27 survey responses.
Early Career
51.9%
Mid Career
48.1%