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Chief Engineer Salary in Houston, Texas

The average pay for a Chief Engineer in Houston, Texas is $98,812 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Engineering Design and Project Management.

$58,138 - $218,524
(Median)
$58K
$99K
$220K
MEDIAN: $98,811
10%
50%
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Salary
$58,138 - $218,524  
   
Bonus
$98.63 - $29,802  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,146 - $211,520  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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Experience Affects Chief Engineer in Houston, Texas Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%

National Average
$90,000

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Chief Engineer in Houston, Texas Salaries

Engineering Design
up arrow 66%

Project Management
up arrow 37%

Operations Management
up arrow 6%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 5%

National Average
$90,000

Electronic Troubleshooting
up arrow 15%

Maintenance
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 8%
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