Average Control Systems Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$80,568
Avg. Salary
$3,000
Bonus
$5,500
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The average salary for a Control Systems Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills in Seattle, Washington is $80,568.
10%
$64k
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$81k
90%
$148k
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$64k - $148k
Bonus
$2k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$69k - $148k

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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, Matlab, Engineering Design and Systems Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Human-Machine Interface (HMI).

Pay by Experience Level for Control Systems Engineer

An early career Control Systems Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $74,981 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Control Systems Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,002 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Control Systems Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 12.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (5.5% more) and Denver, Colorado (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (10.9% less), St. Louis, Missouri (10.1% less) and New York, New York (6.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Early Career
61.1%
Mid Career
38.9%