Average Salary for Port of Houston Authority Employees

Compensation for Port of Houston Authority employees is around $76K per year on average. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

The largest slice of the Port of Houston Authority workforce (43 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, $77K annually.


Risk Management Directors earn the highest median pay at $130K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Port of Houston Authority workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning about $78K on average.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Oral / Verbal Communication among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $109K annually. Microsoft Office also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; between a fifth and a fourth of employees surveyed report using it at work.


Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Regarding time off, Port of Houston Authority leans toward the generous side, giving paid vacation to a little over a half of workers and paid sick leave to a majority of respondents. A large number of workers receive health insurance, and the larger part of employees get dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Port of Houston Authority are a defined benefit retirement plan, life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Port of Houston Authority


14 %
86 %
$36,492 - $87,500

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
$72,798 - $86,211

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