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Controls Engineer salary in United States

How much does a Controls Engineer make in the United States?

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The average salary for a controls engineer is $53,068 per year in the United States. 8.2k salaries reported, updated at May 19, 2022.

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Top companies for Controls Engineers in United States

  1. Maxar Technologies
    379 reviews15 salaries reported
    $156,378per year
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Highest paying cities for Controls Engineers in United States

  1. Chicago, IL
    $57,511 per year
    35 salaries reported
  2. Atlanta, GA
    $55,749 per year
    79 salaries reported
  3. Portland, OR
    $55,043 per year
    12 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $54,200 per year
    72 salaries reported
  2. Charlotte, NC
    $54,126 per year
    24 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $54,055 per year
    24 salaries reported
  1. Fort Worth, TX
    $52,223 per year
    9 salaries reported
  2. Orlando, FL
    $51,515 per year
    14 salaries reported
  3. Syracuse, NY
    $51,105 per year
    7 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Controls Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 398 ratings

60% of Controls Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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