Average Salary for Port of Houston Authority Employees

The median income for Port of Houston Authority employees is $77K annually. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (40 percent) have been working for five to nine years and make around $77K per year on average.


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

Certifications and Degrees

It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at Port of Houston Authority — these employees make the most at $78K per year.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Oral / Verbal Communication; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $109K annually. Microsoft Office is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just under one in three of Port of Houston Authority's people use it regularly.


Port of Houston Authority's employees who answered the questionnaire are more likely to be male — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

In its compensation packages, Port of Houston Authority gives paid vacation to over one-half of workers and paid sick leave to a majority of workers. Most workers have health insurance, and benefits for the larger part of respondents also include dental insurance. Some other perks are a defined benefit retirement plan, life insurance, a company cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Port of Houston Authority


13 %
87 %
$36,766 - $126,374
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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

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