CONTROLS ENGINEER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$80,000
$59,000
Min 10%
$80,000
Median 50%
$108,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
Palo Alto, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a controls engineer make?
The national average salary for a Controls Engineer in the United States is $80,325 per year or $38.62 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $59,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $108,000. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. California, Washington, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island have the highest paying Controls Engineer jobs. The typical tenure for a Controls Engineer is 3.4 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Engineer
$78,430

Average Controls Engineer Salary By Company

Controls Engineers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Controls Engineer jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Companies like Microsoft or Chevron will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Zoox and WW Grainger Inc. also report very competitive wages for Controls Engineers.

Average Controls Engineer Salary By Location

Controls Engineers in the US makes an average salary of $80,325 per year or $38.62 per hour. Working in Palo Alto, CA as a Controls Engineer will pay you the highest wages at around $98,272 per year. Even an entry-level Controls Engineer makes $66,000 per year in Palo Alto, CA. California, Washington, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island are the states with the highest payscale for Controls Engineers. South Dakota, Georgia, Utah, Montana, and Idaho are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Palo Alto, CA
$98,272
2
Austin, TX
$84,316
3
New York, NY
$80,825
4
Plymouth, MN
$76,002
5
Orion, MI
$75,960

Average Controls Engineer Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Controls Engineer works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Automotive companies, Transportation companies, and Manufacturing companies pay their Controls Engineers well. Automotive companies pay Controls Engineers an average salary of $83,497, Transportation companies pay $78,422, and Manufacturing companys come in at $77,898. The average salary for Controls Engineers in the Construction industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $76,154.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Automotive
$83,497
2
Transportation
$78,422
3
Manufacturing
$77,898
4
Professional
$76,295
5
Construction
$76,154

RECENTLY ADDED Controls Engineer SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Aegis Worldwide
Controls Engineer
10/31/2019
$75,000
Gulfstream Strategic Placements
Controls Engineer
10/30/2019
$70,000
Cybercoders
Controls Engineer
10/30/2019
$60,000
Randstad
Controls Engineer
10/30/2019
$85,000
Craft
Controls Engineer
10/30/2019
$75,000
Cps Recruitment
Controls Engineer
10/30/2019
$60,000
Cybercoders
Controls Engineer
10/30/2019
$60,000
Cybercoders
Controls Engineer
10/28/2019
$90,000
Selectek
Controls Engineer
10/28/2019
$68,871
Selectek
Controls Engineer
10/28/2019
$52,175
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