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Average Salary for Port of Houston Authority Employees

A salary of $79K per year is the going rate at Port of Houston Authority. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Port of Houston Authority typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Port of Houston Authority
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[-]Risk Management Director (2)
$90,475 - $168,957  
[-]Risk Management Director (2)
Salary$82,192 - $161,274  
Total Pay$90,475 - $168,957  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Years of Experience

For employees with five to ten years at the company, wages tend to be at the about $77K mark. In a nutshell, the largest fraction of Port of Houston Authority people (35 percent) have been in their field for 20 years or more and earn around $118K annually.


Risk Management Directors rake in the most money, with average earnings of $130K.

Certifications and Degrees

The best paid folks at Port of Houston Authority have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), earning $140K per year.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Oral / Verbal Communication among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $109K. A garden variety skill at Port of Houston Authority is Payroll Administration; approximately one-sixth of Port of Houston Authority's people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Accounts Payable, Contractor Management, and Microsoft Office.


Port of Houston Authority's employees are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).

Benefits and Perks

The company compensates for vacation days and sick leave, and more than half of workers receive these benefits. Employees can save for retirement by joining one of several savings plans such as a defined benefit retirement plan and a company pension plan. The greater part of workers can count on health insurance, and a fair portion of workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Additional benefits of working here are a defined benefit retirement plan, life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, and tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats

18 %
82 %
$37,095 - $118,287
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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