Average Mid-Career Controls Engineer Salary

Average Mid-Career Controls Engineer Salary

$83,081
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$66k
MEDIAN
$83k
90%
$105k

The average salary for a Controls Engineer is $83,081

Base Salary
$66k - $105k
Bonus
$1k - $12k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $12k
Commission
$0 - $9k
Total Pay
$64k - $109k
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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
93.8%
Female
5.6%
Prefer to self-define
0.6%
This data is based on 694 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

92%

Dental

80%

Vision

70%

None

8%