Average Salary for Cameron International Employees

Operating out of Houston, Texas, oil and gas field machinery and equipment manufacturing company Cameron International employs talent in positions ranging from Mechanical Engineer to Design Engineer. Compensation for Cameron International employees is around $75K annually on average. At Cameron International, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is what you do at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though where you live and how long you've been working each factor into the equation as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Houston, Texas 77027


Oil and Gas Field Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing

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Senior Business Analysts earn the highest median pay at $113K per year, followed by Operations Project Managers (approximately $82K), Welding Engineers ($79K), and Mechanical Engineers (around $72K). Among the lower-paid positions at Cameron International are Senior Accountants — the median salary for this role approaches $66K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $98K annually) can be spotted in Lafayette, La.; Little Rock, Ark. ($90K), the company's headquarter city of Houston, Texas (around $75K), and Oklahoma City, Okla. ($70K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at approximately $59K) is Berwick, La. By state, Cameron International employees make the most in Arkansas, earning $90K per year on average.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $83K annually on average. The largest fraction of Cameron International people (42 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $67K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

APICS Certification in Production and Inventory Managements receive bigger paychecks ($116K annually) than those without credentials. On average, salaries rise to approximately $115K per year for accredited SAP Certified Application Consultants. Cameron International provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management — these employees rake in about $116K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have may be People Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of around $98K per year. A common skill in Cameron International's work force is Project Management; about one in four of survey participants report using it on the job. Other top skills include Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

Half of respondents have paid vacation, and only about two-fifths of employees can take paid time off for illness. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Cameron International provides an optional 401(k) plan, and the vast majority of workers participate. At Cameron International, most workers have health insurance, and most employees have dental coverage. Perks also include a company cell phone, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

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