Average Senior Instrumentation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) Skills Salary

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The average salary for a Senior Instrumentation Engineer with Distributed Control Systems (DCS) skills is $118,992.
MEDIAN $118,992
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$101k - $132k
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$105k - $143k

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Job Description for Senior Instrumentation Engineer

Senior Instrumentation Engineer Tasks
  • Review designs and plans to determine feasibility and compliance, to estimate costs and timelines, and to commission projects.
  • Review and guide construction plans and processes for projects, sites, and equipment.
  • Prepare calculations and documentation, make improvements, and recommend implementation processes.

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Popular Skills for Senior Instrumentation Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Maintenance, Project Management, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Instrument Control and Engineering Design.

Years of Experience

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