Average Late-Career Controls Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical Skills Salary

$87,181
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,035
Bonus
$3,052
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The average salary for a Late-Career Controls Engineer with Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical skills is $87,181.
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$70k
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$87k
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$110k
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Salary
$70k - $110k
Bonus
$1k - $14k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $9k
Total Pay
$69k - $115k

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Job Description for Controls Engineer

Controls Engineer Tasks
  • Plan and perform work requiring electronic and mechanical theories and principles, and writing specifications.
  • Manage the design and installation of electrical equipment including electrical power distribution systems, PLC's, instrumentation, variable speed AC and DC drives.
  • Design calculations and prepare equipment or material specifications for electrical and electronic based systems.
  • Work with the maintenance planner to schedule electrical projects.
  • Develop clear and concise operator instruction manuals.

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Popular Skills for Controls Engineer

Skills in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Human-Machine Interface (HMI), Controls, Engineering Design and Electronic Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Controls Engineer

An entry-level Controls Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $60,017 based on 36 salaries. An early career Controls Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,125 based on 311 salaries. A mid-career Controls Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,051 based on 177 salaries. An experienced Controls Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,440 based on 117 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 641 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.6%
Early Career
48.5%
Mid Career
27.6%
Experienced
18.3%