Average Controls Engineer with Engineering Design Skills Salary in Seattle, Washington

$79,094
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$3,500
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The average salary for a Controls Engineer with Engineering Design skills in Seattle, Washington is $79,094.
25%
$68k
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$79k
75%
$84k
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$68k - $84k
Bonus
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$51k - $96k

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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, Controls and Human-Machine Interface (HMI) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C++ Programming Language and Autodesk AutoCAD.
Employees with Controls Engineer in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 24.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Detroit, Michigan (13.4% more) and Cincinnati, Ohio (1.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Grand Rapids, Michigan (4.9% less), Denver, Colorado (3.6% less) and Chicago, Illinois (2.8% less).

Years of Experience

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100.0%