How much does a Control & Instrument Engineer III make in the United States? The average Control & Instrument Engineer III salary in the United States is $125,466 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $112,420 and $139,105. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Control & Instrument Engineer III Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Control & Instrument Engineer III Salary $100,542 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Control & Instrument Engineer III Salary $112,420 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Control & Instrument Engineer III Salary $125,466 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Control & Instrument Engineer III Salary $139,105 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Control & Instrument Engineer III Salary $151,523 US April 24, 2024
25% $112,420 10% $100,542 90% $151,523 75% $139,105 $125,466 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Analysis 8.25%
Salesforce 3.33%
Background Check 1.75%
Others 86.67%

Job Description for Control & Instrument Engineer III

Control & Instrument Engineer III designs, installs, optimizes, and adapts electronic control systems and instruments to automate and monitor industrial processes. Develops technical designs, process diagrams, SCADA block diagrams, and control schematics to implement automation controls. Being a Control & Instrument Engineer III configures systems using PLC and HMI techniques. Models, tests, and measures output and data to analyze performance or quality issues and develop solutions. Additionally, Control & Instrument Engineer III requires a bachelor's degree in engineering. Typically reports to a manager. The Control & Instrument Engineer III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Control & Instrument Engineer III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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For Control & Instrument Engineer III, the upper level is Control & Instrument Engineer IV and then progresses to Control & Instrument Engineer V.

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Control & Instrument Engineer III salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Control & Instrument Engineer III, the highest Control & Instrument Engineer III salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Control & Instrument Engineer III salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Control & Instrument Engineer III salary is in Miami, FL, where the Control & Instrument Engineer III salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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