Average Controls Engineer with Electronic Troubleshooting Skills Salary in Indianapolis, Indiana

$72,700
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$3,000
Bonus
$3,000
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The average salary for a Controls Engineer with Electronic Troubleshooting skills in Indianapolis, Indiana is $72,700.
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$65k
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$73k
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$86k
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$65k - $86k
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$2k - $9k
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$42k - $98k
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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 in Human-Machine Interface (HMI) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Matlab, Engineering Design, 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 $71,462 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Controls Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,302 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Controls Engineer in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 18.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (13.5% more) and Detroit, Michigan (10.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Grand Rapids, Michigan (10.3% less), St. Louis, Missouri (2.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 11 survey responses.
Early Career
54.5%
Mid Career
45.5%