How much does a Controls Technician make?

Updated Jun 22, 2021

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$60,851 /yr
Average Base Pay

254 salaries

$43K

Low

$61K

Average

$86K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Controls Technician is $60,851 in United States. Filter by location to see Controls Technician salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 254 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Controls Technician employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Controls Technician$60,851 /yr
L3
Senior Controls Technician$77,314 /yr
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Johnson Controls
3.5

Johnson Controls

Controls Technician

$70,219

 /yr
Range: $42K - $84K
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$42K

$84K

$42,326 - $84,478 Range

Trane
3.8

Trane

Controls Technician - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $20 - $41

$20

$41

$20 - $41 Range

ATS Automation Building Control Solutions
3.9

ATS Automation Building Control Solutions

Controls Technician - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $27 - $41

$27

$41

$27 - $41 Range

First Quality
4.1

First Quality

Controls Technician - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $23 - $27

$23

$27

$23 - $27 Range

Siemens
4.1

Siemens

Controls Technician

$61,599

 /yr
Range: $46K - $115K

$46K

$115K

$46,067 - $114,655 Range

E. & J. Gallo Winery
4.4

E. & J. Gallo Winery

Controls Technician

$81,833

 /yr
Range: $75K - $103K

$75K

$103K

$74,574 - $103,446 Range

LONG Building Technologies
4

LONG Building Technologies

Controls Technician - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $28 - $46

$28

$46

$28 - $46 Range

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Procter & Gamble
4.2

Procter & Gamble

Controls Technician - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $28 - $40

$28

$40

$28 - $40 Range

Honeywell
3.7

Honeywell

Controls Technician

$76,892

 /yr
Range: $63K - $83K

$63K

$83K

$63,199 - $83,472 Range

JR Automation Technologies
3.8

JR Automation Technologies

Controls Technician - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $22 - $26

$22

$26

$22 - $26 Range

General Mills
4.2

General Mills

Controls Technician - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $31 - $40

$31

$40

$31 - $40 Range

Chassix

Chassix

Controls Technician

$59,252

 /yr
Range: $58K - $63K

$58K

$63K

$58,458 - $63,163 Range

Leprino Foods
3.7

Leprino Foods

Controls Technician

$76,453

 /yr
Range: $74K - $80K

$74K

$80K

$73,704 - $79,736 Range

Tyson Foods
3.6

Tyson Foods

Controls Technician

$70,488

 /yr
Range: $59K - $72K

$59K

$72K

$58,758 - $71,987 Range

Cummins
4

Cummins

Controls Technician - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $22 - $35

$22

$35

$22 - $35 Range

Mars
4.2

Mars

Controls Technician

$64,852

 /yr
Range: $63K - $84K

$63K

$84K

$62,775 - $83,700 Range

TC Energy
4

TC Energy

Controls Technician

$71,650

 /yr
Range: $70K - $72K

$70K

$72K

$69,863 - $71,974 Range

TDIndustries
4

TDIndustries

Controls Technician

$63,927

 /yr
Range: $63K - $64K

$63K

$64K

$62,972 - $63,973 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Controls Technician - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $28 - $34

$28

$34

$28 - $34 Range

CBRE
3.9

CBRE

Controls Technician

$73,960

 /yr
Range: $68K - $80K

$68K

$80K

$68,138 - $80,240 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$40
hourly
A Controls Technician in the Scranton, PA Area area reported making $40 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Scranton, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$49,000
per year
A Document Control Technician in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $49,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$32
hourly
A Controls Technician in the Macon, GA Area area reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Macon, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$28
hourly
A Controls Technician in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Columbus, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
An Access Control Specialist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$40
hourly
An Instrumentation and Controls Technician in the Cleveland, OH Area area reported making $40 per hour
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Cleveland, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$60,000
per year
A HVAC Controls Technician in the Dayton, OH Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Dayton, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Government
$69,000
per year
A Controls Technician in the Corning, NY Area area reported making $69,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Corning, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
An Access Control Specialist in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private