Average Late-Career Controls Engineer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$104,144
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The average salary for a Late-Career Controls Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia is $104,144.
25%
$93k
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$104k
75%
$127k
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$93k - $127k
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$88k - $135k

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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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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 $73,103 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Controls Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,266 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Controls Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,049 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Controls Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 16.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (0.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (17.4% less), Cincinnati, Ohio (14.6% less) and Detroit, Michigan (4.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 55 survey responses.
Early Career
50.9%
Mid Career
30.9%
Experienced
18.2%