How much does an Automation Controls Engineer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Automation Controls Engineer in the United States is $38 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $30 and $58. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Hanley Energy - Ashburn , VA
Hanley Energy are currently looking for a skilled Controls Engineer to join our team. Position ... Testing automation systems and control panels * Developing project documentation such as URS, FDS ...
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Sterling Engineering - Sterling , VA
Title: Controls Engineer - Beckhoff Programmer Hire Type: Contract To Hire (6-9 Month Contract ... Automation products. * Document and record all activity using established methods and tools
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Johnson Controls Federal Systems - Arlington , VA
Vacation: 3 weeks of paid vacation per calendar year As Control Systems Engineer , you will: • Configure and program HVAC building automation and control systems (direct digital controls) and ...
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E Tech Group - Richmond , VA
With 14 offices and more than 380 engineers, we provide automation, control, and information ... We are seeking Controls Engineer who will be part of a growing business to support the design ...
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Johnson Controls Federal Systems - Arlington , VA
... building automation and control systems and Iconics graphics support. Accountable to support ... JCFS (Johnson Controls Federal Systems)
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Controls Engineer / SCADA Chantilly, VA Lion Federal, a high-end information technology consulting ... repairing building automation systems at customer's location. * Perform work at both new ...
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Automation Controls Engineer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Automation Controls Engineer ranges from $30 to $58 with the average hourly pay of $38. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $35 to $64 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $44.

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