Average Salary for Cameron International Employees

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Cameron International offers a range of employment opportunities in the oil and gas field machinery and equipment manufacturing, from Mechanical Engineer to Collections Supervisor. Cameron International pays its employees $77K per year on average. At Cameron International, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your city — it impacts salary more than anything else — though what you do at the company and your experience level 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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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $100K annually) can be spotted in Little Rock, Ark.; Limerick, Maine ($87K), the company's headquarter city of Houston, Texas ($77K), and Oklahoma City, Okla. ($69K) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $43K, Berwick, La. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, Cameron International pays its Arkansas employees the most; the pay rate there is about $100K per year.


Product Engineers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $94K annually on average; Marketing Communications Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to $85K, followed by Design Engineers earning approximately $83K and Project Engineers making around $78K. Financial compensation for Manufacturing Production Coordinators is rather low — on average only about $49K — relative to the rest of the company.

Years of Experience

Average pay is $84K per year for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the Cameron International workforce (44 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, approximately $69K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $121K per year for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Earning an APICS Certification in Production and Inventory Management certification garners significant financial rewards of about $116K annually on average. It pays to have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Management at Cameron International — these employees make the most at around $193K per year.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Leadership; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $116K annually. A relatively widespread skill at Cameron International is Project Management; slightly more than a fifth of employees use it for work. Three more common skills are Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Data Analysis.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is in short supply here, with only a third of workers receiving paid vacation and 23 percent receiving paid sick days. Most workers participate in a 401(k) program. Health insurance is part of the package for the vast majority of survey participants, and for the vast majority of workers, dental coverage is too. Perks also include a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Cameron International


24 %
76 %
$37,620 - $78,456
$49,964 - $99,983

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$47,344 - $95,834
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$67,648 - $82,099
$83,524 - $114,478
$59,000 - $151,000
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