Average Late-Career Controls Engineer Salary in Cleveland, Ohio

$85,988
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$3,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Controls Engineer in Cleveland, Ohio is $85,988.
25%
$71k
MEDIAN
$86k
75%
$115k
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$71k - $115k
Bonus
$2k - $8k
Total Pay
$54k - $121k

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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 and Controls are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Electronic Troubleshooting.

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 $62,768 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Controls Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,020 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Controls Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 41.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (21.4% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (17.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Rochester, New York (11.2% less).

Years of Experience

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