Average Control Systems Engineer with Controls Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$90,172
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,536
Bonus
$4,000
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The average salary for a Control Systems Engineer with Controls skills in Houston, Texas is $90,172.
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$73k
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$90k
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$141k
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$73k - $141k
Bonus
$4k - $15k
Profit Sharing
$983 - $10k
Total Pay
$69k - $154k

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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 Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, 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 $79,230 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Control Systems Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,255 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Control Systems Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $109,897 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $135,498.
Employees with Control Systems Engineer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 3.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (25.2% less), New York, New York (16.8% less) and Chicago, Illinois (16.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 51 survey responses.
Early Career
29.4%
Mid Career
23.5%
Experienced
23.5%
Late Career
23.5%