Construction Superintendent in Houston, Texas Salary

Just below two-thirds of Construction Superintendents in Houston, Texas are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $47K to $125K per year, and the average comes out to $78K per year. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and about a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by the greater part and dental coverage is claimed by more than half. Work is enjoyable for Houston Construction Superintendents, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$46,170 - $117,527
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MEDIAN: $77,890
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$16.00 - $46.08
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Salary
$46,170 - $117,527  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,873  
Profit Sharing
$3,549  
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$46,730 - $124,607  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92
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Hourly Rate
$16.00 - $46.08  
   
Overtime
$33.75 - $67.50  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $17,873  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,549  
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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$46,730 - $124,607  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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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 Construction Superintendent

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


Construction Superintendents in Houston, Texas who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $51K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $79K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $84K in this role. Seasoned veterans with 20 years under their belts enjoy a median income of $100K.

Key Stats for Construction Superintendent

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
35%
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Experience Affects Construction Superintendent Salaries

▲24%

▲4%

National Average
$81,000

▼2%

▼37%

Skills That Affect Construction Superintendent Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
▲18%


Microsoft Project
▲10%

Construction Site Inspection
▲6%

Project
▲6%



▲2%


National Average
$81,000


▼1%




Adobe Acrobat
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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