Average Control Systems Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

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The average salary for a Control Systems Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Chicago, Illinois is $81,500.
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$56k - $117k
$983 - $10k
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$56k - $126k

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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 Distributed Control Systems (DCS) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Systems Engineering, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation and Controls.
Employees with Control Systems Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 44.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (5.5% more) and Denver, Colorado (1.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (15.7% less), Cleveland, Ohio (15.2% less) and Los Angeles, California (5.0% less).

Years of Experience

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