Average Controls Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) Skills Salary in St. Louis, Missouri

$77,166
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$3,953
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The average salary for a Controls Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills in St. Louis, Missouri is $77,166.
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$70k
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$77k
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$86k
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$70k - $86k
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$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$72k - $87k

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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 Engineering Design and Autodesk AutoCAD are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Human-Machine Interface (HMI), Controls and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation.
Employees with Controls Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 21.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina (16.6% more) and Alpharetta, Georgia (10.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Grand Rapids, Michigan (19.6% less), Phoenix, Arizona (16.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (12.7% less).

Years of Experience

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