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Controls Designer Salary
in Illinois, United States

$68,690 (USD)

Average Salary

$33/hr

Average Hourly

$1,731

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Controls Designer is $68,690 a year and $33 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Controls Designer is between $49,335 and $84,695. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Controls Designer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Designs systems of electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic controls for machines and equipment, utilizing knowledge of computer-aided design and applying knowledge of electricity, electronics, hydraulics, and pneumatics.
  • Utilizes knowledge of electrical engineering and drafting to design and draft components of electrical, electronic, hydraulic, pneumatic, and lubrication devices, and other related equipment.
  • Confers with supervisor and engineering department to review functions of machines and equipment.
  • Requires knowledge of computer-aided design and its use as a design tool.
Controls Designer Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

Job family: Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians

Job family population: 128,320

Estimated population of Controls Designer jobs: 5,048

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$79,631
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Controls Designer Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Lighting Design - Lighting Mechanical Engineer - Industrial Designer
Jul 8
Chicago, IL, USA
The Q Works Group
We are seeking experienced candidates with a background in LED Lighting Design, Industrial Design, and Lighting Controls / Mechanical Engineering - for a well respected lighting manufacturer in the ...
Controls Engineer
Jul 12
Lake Villa, IL, USA
R+D Custom Automation
Responsibility includes: designing control systems, programming vision systems, programmable logic ... Acts as technical electrical controls resource/support for company sales staff. 12. Stays current ...
Controls Engineer
Jul 15
Bedford Park, IL, USA
Aegis Worldwide
The Controls Systems Engineer is responsible for maintaining instrumentation and control systems in ... systems. · Designing and implement assigned changes to instrumentation and control systems. · ...
Controls Engineer (PLCs)
Jul 5
Rockton, IL, USA
TSI
Develop software programs for PLC & HMI Troubleshoot and debug electrical and software designs. Req ... Knowledge of SCR Power Controls and NFPA codes (70 and 86) and AMS2750 specification. * Experience ...
Controls Engineer (PLC) (BSEE )
Jun 23
Willowbrook, IL, USA
TSI
Must be able to work with sales engineers and mechanical designers and advise best integration of controls devices. Ability to train field service personnel in use of new equipment and provide ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Controls Designer is $68,690 a year and $33 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Controls Designer is between $49,335 and $84,695. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Controls Designer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Controls Designer Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Lighting Design - Lighting Mechanical Engineer - Industrial Designer
Jul 8
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We are seeking experienced candidates with a background in LED Lighting Design, Industrial Design, and Lighting Controls / Mechanical Engineering - for a well respected lighting manufacturer in the ...
Controls Engineer
Jul 12
Lake Villa, IL, USA
R+D Custom Automation
Responsibility includes: designing control systems, programming vision systems, programmable logic ... Acts as technical electrical controls resource/support for company sales staff. 12. Stays current ...
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