Average Controls Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Cincinnati, Ohio

$80,486
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$5,000
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The average salary for a Controls Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Cincinnati, Ohio is $80,486.
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$65k
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$80k
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$96k
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$65k - $96k
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$67k - $100k
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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 that pay less than market rate include Autodesk AutoCAD, Autodesk AutoCAD Electrical, Controls, Human-Machine Interface (HMI) and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation.

Pay by Experience Level for Controls Engineer

An early career Controls Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $77,713 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Controls Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,309 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Controls Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,904 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Controls Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 22.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Detroit, Michigan (11.4% more) and St. Louis, Missouri (0.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Grand Rapids, Michigan (6.5% less), Denver, Colorado (5.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (4.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Early Career
38.1%
Mid Career
33.3%
Experienced
28.6%