Average Controls Engineer Salary in Houston, Texas

$98,365
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$68k
MEDIAN
$98k
90%
$132k

The average salary for a Controls Engineer is $98,365

Base Salary
$68k - $132k
Bonus
$2k - $21k
Profit Sharing
$4k - $18k
Total Pay
$60k - $155k
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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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Gender Breakdown

Male
91.3%
Female
8.7%
This data is based on 46 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

89%

Dental

82%

Vision

75%

None

11%