Average Controls Engineer with Electronic Troubleshooting Skills Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$78,557
Avg. Salary
$5,057
Bonus
$1,700
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The average salary for a Controls Engineer with Electronic Troubleshooting skills in Atlanta, Georgia is $78,557.
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$69k
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$79k
75%
$86k
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What Do Controls Engineers Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Controls Engineers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Controls Engineers?

An early career Controls Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $77,743 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Controls Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 3 salaries.
Employees with Controls Engineer in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 9.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (5.0% more) and Detroit, Michigan (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Grand Rapids, Michigan (17.0% less), St. Louis, Missouri (9.6% less) and Chicago, Illinois (8.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 9 survey responses.
Early Career
66.7%
Experienced
33.3%