Average Controls Engineer with Electronic Troubleshooting Skills Salary in Grand Rapids, Michigan

$65,801
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$2,250
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The average salary for a Controls Engineer with Electronic Troubleshooting skills in Grand Rapids, Michigan is $65,801.
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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 Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Controls, Engineering Design and Robotics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Human-Machine Interface (HMI).

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 $65,801 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Controls Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,155 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Controls Engineer in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 23.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Detroit, Michigan (21.8% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (19.4% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Early Career
64.3%
Mid Career
35.7%