Average Control Systems Engineer with Project Management Skills Salary

$87,010
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,958
Bonus
$3,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Control Systems Engineer with Project Management skills is $87,010.
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$63k
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$87k
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$121k
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MEDIAN $87,010
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Salary
$63k - $121k
Bonus
$101 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$25 - $10k
Total Pay
$65k - $131k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Control Systems Engineer

Career Paths

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Control Systems Engineer
Controls Engineer
Senior Systems Engineer
Electrical Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Control Systems Engineer

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

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 $67,811 based on 7 salaries. An early career Control Systems Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,550 based on 58 salaries. A mid-career Control Systems Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,201 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Control Systems Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,073 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $103,665.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Control Systems Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 35.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (15.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Seattle, Washington (11.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 171 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.1%
Early Career
33.9%
Mid Career
27.5%
Experienced
18.7%
Late Career
15.8%