The average pay for an Applications Engineer in Houston, Texas is $71,495 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Sales Engineering and Project Management. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$50,565 - $94,528
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MEDIAN: $71,495
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$50,565 - $94,528  
   
Bonus
$52.77 - $11,635  
Profit Sharing
$4,250  
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$50,507 - $99,198  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 74

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Applications Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Applications Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Applications Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

Experienced
up arrow 22%


National Average
$73,000


Skills That Affect Applications Engineer Salaries

Sales Engineering
up arrow 14%

Project Management
up arrow 14%

Technical Sales
up arrow 8%

Production Support
up arrow 7%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 2%

National Average
$73,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Product Development
up arrow 1%

AutoCAD
up arrow 3%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Software Development
up arrow 4%

SolidWorks
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 14%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 16%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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