Electrical Controls Engineer III Salary in the United States

How much does an Electrical Controls Engineer III make in the United States? The average Electrical Controls Engineer III salary in the United States is $105,776 as of June 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $93,981 and $120,749. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Electrical Controls Engineer III designs, develops, and supervises all aspects of electrical control systems, equipment, and machinery. May be responsible for the installation and technical support of PLC based hardware and software. Being an Electrical Controls Engineer III requires a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and at least 4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Additionally, Electrical Controls Engineer III relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May report to an executive or a manager. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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