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

$81,389
Avg. Salary
$3,052
Bonus
$2,514
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The average salary for a Control Systems Engineer with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation skills in Denver, Colorado is $81,389.
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$61k
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$81k
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$105k
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$61k - $105k
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$2k - $9k
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$61k - $115k

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

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 $69,467 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Control Systems Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Control Systems Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 11.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (4.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (11.8% less), St. Louis, Missouri (11.0% less) and New York, New York (7.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 13 survey responses.
Early Career
46.2%
Mid Career
53.8%